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200 jobs confirmed for offshore wind blade plant expansion as Chancellor Rishi Sunak visits Hull
200 jobs confirmed for offshore wind blade plant expansio...
Treasury confirms figure as Siemens Gamesa plans go through local authority process Chancellor Ri...
University of Hull speakers announced at pre-COP26 Climate Exp0 conference
University of Hull speakers announced at pre-COP26 Climat...
Some of the University of Hull’s leading experts in climate change, energy and sustainability wil...
DN Colleges Group became a signatory of the Global Climate Letter for Universities and Colleges.
DN Colleges Group became a signatory of the Global Climat...
As part of the Race to Zero global campaign led by the High-Level Climate Champions for Climate A...
University of Hull graduate tackling plastics pollution with silicone straw business
University of Hull graduate tackling plastics pollution w...
University of Hull alumnus Charlotte Walsh is leading the charge against single-use plastics thro...
The "Lungs of Burstwick" Tree Planting Project
The "Lungs of Burstwick" Tree Planting Project
Burstwick Country Golf has teamed up with Green Task Force to form a plan in helping address the...
Young Mayor awards her first environment champion
Young Mayor awards her first environment champion
The Young Mayor of North Lincolnshire, Zaynah Jamal, is very passionate to make North Lincolnshir...
MEET THE UNIVERSITY OF HULL TEAM TACKLING CLIMATE CHANGE THROUGH VIDEO GAMING
MEET THE UNIVERSITY OF HULL TEAM TACKLING CLIMATE CHANGE...
University of Hull students and staff are supporting a major digital conference which looks to us...
University of Hull’s Flood Innovation Centre helping SMEs plug flood resilience skills gap
University of Hull’s Flood Innovation Centre helping SMEs...
Businesses urged to sign up for free interactive workshops to help better protect themselves from...
DRAX COMPLETES ACQUISITION OF PINNACLE RENEWABLE ENERGY INC
DRAX COMPLETES ACQUISITION OF PINNACLE RENEWABLE ENERGY INC
Drax today announced completion of its acquisition of Pinnacle Renewable Energy Inc. – a major pr...
University of Hull welcomes new UK offshore wind report forecasting £60bn investment and over 40,000 jobs
University of Hull welcomes new UK offshore wind report f...
The University of Hull has welcomed an announcement that direct and indirect jobs in the UK’s off...
Humber provides a strong case for whole-place environmental change through COP26 events and exhibition submissions
Humber provides a strong case for whole-place environment...
Organisations from across the Humber have put forward their case for inclusion at the UN Climate...
New watersports centre, cafe and restaurant revealed for Cleethorpes North prom
New watersports centre, cafe and restaurant revealed for...
An ambitious watersports centre with a shop, cafe and restaurant is being proposed for Cleethorpe...
University duo handed roles on new Yorkshire & Humber Climate Commission
University duo handed roles on new Yorkshire & Humber Cli...
Two leading experts in low carbon energy from the University of Hull and Aura have been given rol...
‘The Humber has a golden opportunity to lead the world’s drive to net zero'
‘The Humber has a golden opportunity to lead the world’s...
A prominent business leader has said the Humber has a golden opportunity to lead the world in the...
DRAX KICKSTARTS APPLICATION PROCESS TO BUILD VITAL NEGATIVE EMISSIONS TECHNOLOGY
DRAX KICKSTARTS APPLICATION PROCESS TO BUILD VITAL NEGATI...
Drax is to kickstart the planning process for its proposals to build ground-breaking negative emi...
Hull named a Tree City of the World in global list
Hull named a Tree City of the World in global list
Hull has been named a Tree City of the World – one of only 120 cities across the globe – for its...
DISCOVER HOW LOW CARBON INVESTMENT IN THE HUMBER CAN DRIVE THE GREEN ECONOMIC RECOVERY
DISCOVER HOW LOW CARBON INVESTMENT IN THE HUMBER CAN DRIV...
Business leaders are being urged to join a high-profile event aimed at helping secure billions of...
Marketing Humber Launches New Sustainability Statement
Marketing Humber Launches New Sustainability Statement
by Bill Walker, Marketing Humber Chair Marketing Humber is an SME, like many in the region. We ha...
Hull visitor attraction to be a UK leader in energy efficiency
Hull visitor attraction to be a UK leader in energy effic...
A new maritime experience at Hull’s historic North End Shipyard is set to become one of the most...
Drax drops plans for massive gas-fired power plants as it focuses on biomass
Drax drops plans for massive gas-fired power plants as it...
Power generator Drax Group has abandoned plans for a gas-fired power station at its Yorkshire bas...
University of Hull co-leading £3.7m EvoFlood collaboration to better predict global flood risk
University of Hull co-leading £3.7m EvoFlood collaboratio...
Experts at the Universities of Hull and Southampton are leading a new £3.7m project which aims to...
University of Hull ahead of ambitious 2027 carbon neutral target
University of Hull ahead of ambitious 2027 carbon neutral...
The University of Hull is currently ahead of its target to become a carbon neutral organisation b...
Festival of Green Innovation to showcase Humber region as hotbed of ‘green’ ingenuity
Festival of Green Innovation to showcase Humber region as...
The Humber region has long been a hotbed of innovation. Many well-known inventions – LCD technolo...
Total enters Humber offshore wind cluster in new round reveal as refinery disposal looms
Total enters Humber offshore wind cluster in new round re...
Total has emerged as the latest player in offshore wind in the region - as it prepares to exit th...
Drax expands global reach with £226m deal for Canadian wood pellet supplier
Drax expands global reach with £226m deal for Canadian wo...
Energy firm Drax has bought a Canadian wood pellet group as it drives forward a push towards rene...
£200M YORKSHIRE ENERGY PARK'S FORMAL GO-AHEAD RECEIVED AS DEALS FINALISE FOR GENERATION AND DATA USE
£200M YORKSHIRE ENERGY PARK'S FORMAL GO-AHEAD RECEIVED AS...
The £200 million Yorkshire Energy Park proposal now has the formal go-ahead. The planning decisio...
HOW ARE HUMBER BUSINESSES BUILDING BACK BETTER? HUGE SURVEY LAUNCHES IN ENERGY ESTUARY
HOW ARE HUMBER BUSINESSES BUILDING BACK BETTER? HUGE SURV...
How the Humber’s 30,000 small businesses are gearing up for the UK’s green recovery is to be anal...
Shortlist revealed for Humber Renewables Awards
Shortlist revealed for Humber Renewables Awards
The shortlist for the 2020 Humber Renewables Awards can now be revealed after a year like no othe...
Green hydrogen production heads offshore as turbine trial pulls in £4.5m of European funding
Green hydrogen production heads offshore as turbine trial...
A green hydrogen consortium with huge Humber interests has been awarded £4.5 million to demonstra...
MAJOR GREEN SURVEY IS LAUNCHED TO UNDERSTAND BUSINESS READINESS FOR RACE TO NET ZERO
MAJOR GREEN SURVEY IS LAUNCHED TO UNDERSTAND BUSINESS REA...
Today sees the launch of a major business-to-business survey to discover how the Humber’s 30,000...
Humber can be world leader in climate change fight: The Yorkshire Post says
Humber can be world leader in climate change fight: The Y...
With the UK’s aim to reach net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 as part of efforts to minimi...
New climate target to cut UK emissions lapped up in the Humber
New climate target to cut UK emissions lapped up in the H...
New targets to cut the UK’s emissions have been welcomed by those leading transformative projects...
49,000 NEW JOBS IN CUTTING EDGE GREEN ENERGY INDUSTRIES COULD BOOST NORTHERN ECONOMY
49,000 NEW JOBS IN CUTTING EDGE GREEN ENERGY INDUSTRIES C...
Cutting edge green energy technologies in the Humber could boost skills, create tens of thousands...
University of Hull signs UN carbon pledge as it strives for 2027 neutrality
University of Hull signs UN carbon pledge as it strives f...
The University of Hull has signed a global United Nations pledge to “race to carbon zero,” as it...
Impact of hydropower on river habitats studied by University of Hull team
Impact of hydropower on river habitats studied by Univers...
Researchers at the University of Hull’s International Fisheries Institute have supported a Europe...
The Waterline Summit 2020 - Event Summary
The Waterline Summit 2020 - Event Summary
now ON DEMAND All thirteen sessions held live at this year's Waterline Summit are now available o...
Clean Growth Minister: ‘The Humber is a world-leading green energy powerhouse’
Clean Growth Minister: ‘The Humber is a world-leading gre...
The Humber is a renewable energy “powerhouse” that is central to the country’s transition to a ze...
FULL SCALE LOW-CARBON HOUSE DEMONSTRATOR PROJECT LAUNCHED BY UNIVERSITY OF HULL AND HULL CITY COUNCIL
FULL SCALE LOW-CARBON HOUSE DEMONSTRATOR PROJECT LAUNCHED...
A glimpse into the future of low-carbon housing will be provided by a new partnership between the...
Looking towards a sustainable future with clean growth
Looking towards a sustainable future with clean growth
A sustainable future based on environmentally friendly economic growth will be explored at an inn...
Learn how nature’s solutions can be harnessed in climate change challenge
Learn how nature’s solutions can be harnessed in climate...
An immersive digital event to unite the Humber in the drive towards a zero-carbon future will shi...
Using a tumble dryer for one year emits more carbon than a tree can absorb in 50
Using a tumble dryer for one year emits more carbon than...
Being environmentally friendly is more important than ever in 2020, with single-use plastics rock...
Risky Cities: University of Hull lands £330k funding for major flooding project
Risky Cities: University of Hull lands £330k funding for...
A £330,000 project to help communities become more flood resilient, using the arts and heritage,...
University of Hull secures over £100k of funding for new estuary flooding research
University of Hull secures over £100k of funding for new...
The 2013 storm surge which caused flooding to over 400 properties across Hull and East Yorkshire...
Humber to unite in drive towards zero-carbon future at innovative digital summit
Humber to unite in drive towards zero-carbon future at in...
The Humber will unite in the drive towards a zero-carbon future at the region’s first fully immer...
Humber's ambition to lead the globe on Net Zero is shaped and sent to Whitehall
Humber's ambition to lead the globe on Net Zero is shaped...
The Humber’s bid to become a global leader in the race to Net Zero has been made. A £1.7 million...
Funding secured for Able Marine Energy Park infrastructure and South Bank cycle route
Funding secured for Able Marine Energy Park infrastructur...
Funding has been secured for a new pumping station and other drainage infrastructure on the Able...
How Hull and Humber will power green energy revolution – Kwasi Kwarteng
How Hull and Humber will power green energy revolution –...
The docks and quaysides of Yorkshire’s east coast have adapted to many changes over the years fro...
The Flood Innovation Centre is offering an exciting opportunity to book onto an interactive workshop programme
The Flood Innovation Centre is offering an exciting oppor...
The fully funded, four-week programme will allow businesses to learn more about Sustainable Drain...
UK’s national O&M Centre of Excellence and Ørsted partner to develop new sea state forecasting tool
UK’s national O&M Centre of Excellence and Ørsted partner...
The UK’s national Operations & Maintenance (O&M) Centre of Excellence has partnered with...
Offshore wind scholarships to nurture future talent for booming sector
Offshore wind scholarships to nurture future talent for b...
Six scholarships which hope to help nurture future talent in the UK’s burgeoning offshore wind se...
University of Hull partners with Siemens to create 2027 carbon neutral roadmap
University of Hull partners with Siemens to create 2027 c...
Siemens has been commissioned by the University to undertake a rigorous evaluation of its energy...
Showcasing the UK's Energy Estuary on the Global Stage
Showcasing the UK's Energy Estuary on the Global Stage
Aura secures its reputation as green energy innovators at RenewableUK’s Global Offshore Wind Virt...
Drax and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Partner on Carbon Capture Pilot
Drax and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Partner on Carbon Ca...
Drax and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries are to pilot a new carbon capture technology later this year...
Mass marine extinction “triggered by global warming” says University of Hull professor
Mass marine extinction “triggered by global warming” says...
The mass extinction of around 85 per cent of all marine species on Earth could have been triggere...
How University Flood Innovation Centre Is Helping Smes Across Humber Region
How University Flood Innovation Centre Is Helping Smes Ac...
The centre, established in April 2019 to build on the University’s expertise in flood resilience,...
Government gives flagship Yorkshire Energy Park the green light
Government gives flagship Yorkshire Energy Park the green...
Plans for a £200m energy park in the Humber have been given the go-ahead from Government. The Yor...
BIOECONOMY EMPLOYERS NEEDED TO SHAPE THE GRADUATE TALENT PIPELINE
BIOECONOMY EMPLOYERS NEEDED TO SHAPE THE GRADUATE TALENT...
The University of Hull is asking for bioeconomy employers to take part in research to help shape...
Huge new hydrogen and carbon capture project emerges from Humber refineries and their power plant
Huge new hydrogen and carbon capture project emerges from...
A major agreement has been struck to decarbonise large scale oil refining and power generation on...
How economic recovery from COVID-19 could play huge role in UK’s 2050 net-zero carbon ambitions
How economic recovery from COVID-19 could play huge role...
How the economy recovers from the impact of COVID-19 will have major implications on the UK’s abi...
Hull City Council’s Cabinet agrees response to climate emergency
Hull City Council’s Cabinet agrees response to climate em...
Hull City Council’s Cabinet has approved the start of its response to the climate emergency with...
University of Hull secures £300,000 funding to help young people in Vietnam tackle climate change
University of Hull secures £300,000 funding to help young...
The University of Hull has secured almost £300,000 of funding to help young people in Vietnam bet...
Hull’s carbon neutral future to take centre stage at special Guildhall event
Hull’s carbon neutral future to take centre stage at spec...
Hull’s carbon neutral future will take centre stage next week as organisations share their journe...
Have your Lagoon Hull questions answered at public event
Have your Lagoon Hull questions answered at public event
Members of the public will be able to have their questions about Lagoon Hull answered by the team...
Leaders rally behind plans for national flood resilience centre
Leaders rally behind plans for national flood resilience...
Leaders have rallied behind plans for a multi-million-pound National Flood Resilience Centre in t...
University researcher’s climate change study forms base of new display at The Deep
University researcher’s climate change study forms base o...
A University of Hull researcher’s study into the impact of climate change on oceans is on show to...
Green energy project attracts award honour
Green energy project attracts award honour
A University of Hull scientist has been nominated for a prestigious international award for his w...
Lagoon directors appeal for help in maximising environmental benefits of the ambitious scheme
Lagoon directors appeal for help in maximising environmen...
Directors behind Lagoon Hull have appealed to the region’s conservation and wildlife experts for...
Iconic music festival inspires business to tackle drastic plastic threat
Iconic music festival inspires business to tackle drastic...
East Yorkshire’s biggest music festival has provided the blueprint for a brand new business which...
Hull’s most popular cycling routes to receive makeover
Hull’s most popular cycling routes to receive makeover
Plans to overhaul Hull’s cycling and walking offer have been revealed. These include ambitious pl...
CATCH launch new Industrial Decarbonisation Network
CATCH launch new Industrial Decarbonisation Network
CATCH, the industry led partnership supporting the process, energy, engineering and renewable ind...
Animal Management Students Big Clean-up Project
Animal Management Students Big Clean-up Project
Animal Management students at North Lindsey College have pledged to help clean up local beaches i...
Hull Ethical Cleaning Company Celebrates 30 Years With Greenest Ever Year
Hull Ethical Cleaning Company Celebrates 30 Years With Gr...
Bio-D cuts virgin plastic by a fifth and introduces recycled packaging across consumer product ra...
Drax sets world-first ambition to become carbon negative by 2030
Drax sets world-first ambition to become carbon negative...
Drax will be the first company in the world to announce an ambition to become carbon negative by...
University of Hull announces ambition to be carbon neutral by 2027 at flagship Waterline summit
University of Hull announces ambition to be carbon neutra...
The University of Hull has announced an ambitious eight-year plan to become carbon neutral by 202...
Waterline Summit showcases region’s response to climate crisis
Waterline Summit showcases region’s response to climate c...
The Waterline Summit showcased the many ways in which the region is responded to the climate cris...
Lucie’s climate change plea to Waterline Summit delegates: ‘We need to stop it now … will you help us?’
Lucie’s climate change plea to Waterline Summit delegates...
A 10-year-old schoolgirl has challenged Humber business leaders not to abandon her generation to...
Learn how to save the planet by sharing surplus food at The Waterline Summit
Learn how to save the planet by sharing surplus food at T...
Visitors to The Waterline Summit will be able to learn about an innovative way in which surplus f...
Bishop Burton College Investment in New Technologies to Help Tackle Climate Change
Bishop Burton College Investment in New Technologies to H...
A near £2million investment in new facilities and technologies will be used to develop high level...
Hull cleaning company leads global drive to eliminate plastic pollution
Hull cleaning company leads global drive to eliminate pla...
Hull-based green cleaning company Bio-D is one of the leading businesses in a global drive toward...
Immerse yourself in The Waterline Summit 'living lab'
Immerse yourself in The Waterline Summit 'living lab'
A 'living lab' will be the centrepiece of a ground-breaking event positioning the Humber at the f...
Global Girls target plastics pollution to support charities
Global Girls target plastics pollution to support charities
When it came to the crunch a Lifestyle team found the perfect pan-Humber project to raise funds f...
‘Climate change is in my head, heart and soul ... we have to do a whole lot more’
‘Climate change is in my head, heart and soul ... we have...
Climate strategist Dr Gabrielle Walker has advised corporate leaders on building a sustainable, l...
Be inspired by Lagoon Hull vision at ground-breaking Waterline Summit
Be inspired by Lagoon Hull vision at ground-breaking Wate...
Visitors to a flagship event positioning the Humber as a leader in the critical fight against cli...
Leading climate change scientist to speak at The Waterline Summit
Leading climate change scientist to speak at The Waterlin...
Leading climate change expert Dr Gabrielle Walker will chair a climate change debate and give a k...
Join the climate change fight at The Waterline Summit
Join the climate change fight at The Waterline Summit
Businesses, community groups and residents are being urged to come together at a ground-breaking...
£36m Funding Bid Shows the Humber Region Can Lead the World in the Fight Against Climate Change
£36m Funding Bid Shows the Humber Region Can Lead the Wor...
A large consortium of 40 regional businesses and organisations led by the University of Hull has...
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