Jeremy Hunt underscores government’s commitment to tackling 'existential' climate threat with new nuclear projects and energy efficiency funding, but green groups slam Autumn Statement that 'falls woefully short'
Industry fears de facto windfall tax on clean power generators could undermine investment in renewables
Six early-stage Advanced Modular Reactor projects win share of funding to explore potential for decarbonisation of industrial heat supplies
Plus Germany nuclear U-turn, China drought, sobering wildfire data and all the top green business stories from around the world this year
Green groups threaten legal action after EU Parliament votes to retain fossil gas and nuclear projects in green finance labelling system
International Energy Agency argues nuclear power can play a significant role in supporting transition to a renewables-dominated energy system worldwide
Major power market redesign could see wind, solar, and nuclear generators sell electricity at a lower price than fossil gas power plants
Campaigners have slammed the UK's long-awaited energy independence plan, warning Ministers have missed a major opportunity to boost energy security and climate action - but was it really that bad?