The North East and Yorkshire Energy Hub – a collaboration of six Local Enterprise Partnerships accelerating the transition to ‘Net Zero’ and a future of clean growth through local energy delivery

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2021/04/28Stop Food Waste Day- Highlighting Food WasteNew data highlights 4.5 million tonnes of food through out every year.
2021/04/20UK enshrines new carbon target in lawThe UK’s sixth Carbon Budget will incorporate the UK’s share of international aviation and shipping emissions for the first time.
2021/04/02£75 million collaboration fund announced to create technologies of the futureNine new partnerships will bring together expertise from some of the UK’s most prominent businesses and research institutions to develop innovations in support of the UK’s key priorities, such as tackling climate change and boosting medical research.
2021/03/05MPs hear about Humber’s successRichard Kendall, the Humber LEP’s Director of Business and Strategy, appeared at the Environmental Audit Committee’s inquiry into green jobs.
2021/03/04Newcastle gets £27.5m energy fundingNewcastle City Council has been awarded £27.5m to install low carbon heating and other energy efficiency measures across 32 major sites.
2021/03/03European funding launchedThe European City Facility has announced a new funding round, with up to €60,000 available for local authorities developing low carbon projects.
2021/03/03Bank of England changes to support net zeroThe chancellor has changed the remit of the Bank of England’s interest rate-setting monetary policy committee to include a duty to support the government’s net zero carbon ambition.
2021/03/02Clean air zone for BradfordBradford’s new Clean Air Zone will be introduced in January 2022 after the council gave it the green light.
2021/03/01Hull gets ‘Tree City’ statusHull has been recognised as one of just 120 Tree Cities of the World by The Arbor Day Foundation.
2021/03/01Drax plans innovation in North YorkshireDrax is to kickstart the planning process for its proposals to build negative emissions technology, bioenergy with carbon capture and storage in North Yorkshire.
2021/02/16Homes of the futureThe UK’s first homes with household appliances fuelled entirely by hydrogen are set to be built in Gateshead in the North East.
2021/02/15Leeds lands research hubLeeds has been selected as one of the locations for the UK’s new Centre for Greening Finance and Investment.
2021/02/07Blyth’s electric vehicle job boostPlans are in place to create a Gigafactory in Blyth to produce batteries for electric vehicles and create 3,000 local jobs.
2021/01/27New climate partnershipAn ambitious new partnership is being formed in Yorkshire and the Humber to tackle the climate crisis head on.
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£300m
of energy projects being delivered
8.9m

people living in our six LEP and 31 local authority areas

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2050

UK target to be Net-Zero for carbon emissions

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