Below is this week’s summary. It should be a one minute read relevant to UK energy with links to documents for those who wish to read more.
(Click a bullet point to open the relevant article)
Wednesday- 6th January
- With government funding, two UK cities (Coventry and Oxford) are planning to become the first to have an entire public transport bus fleet powered by electric batteries.
Thursday – 7th January
- The UK government has rejected a request to ‘call in’ the NW England (Cumbria) local government decision to approve plans for a new coal mine in the area.
- A local newspaper from SW England (Bristol) reports on increasing levels of fuel poverty during the pandemic as time at home increases and income decreases.
Friday – 8th January
- UK Government will provide £10 million in funding to distilleries in the UK so they can switch to lower carbon fuels such as hydrogen.