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Green New Deal and meal deals: Sunak statement criticised as ‘drop in the ocean’ for green recovery

The Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rishi Sunak, used his summer statement on Wednesday to announce a further package of economic recovery measures, including a “green recovery” programme to cut carbon emissions and invest in green buildings. The government will set aside £3 billion for decarbonising buildings and issue vouchers worth up to £10,000 to encourage Read More…

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Oxford’s first rapid electric charger installed in Cowley

The first rapid electric charger in Oxford was installed this week, as part of the £41m Energy Superhub Oxford project (ESO). The new charger, produced by innogy eMobility UK, was installed at the Oxford Direct Services (ODS) depot in Marsh Road, Cowley, and with a 50kW charging ability, is capable of replenishing a vehicle’s battery Read More…