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Government to dish out a further £70m in Green Deal sweeteners

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Government to dish out a further £70m in Green Deal sweeteners

Ed Davey announces latest tranche of Green Deal Home Improvement Fund will be made available from March 16th

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UK energy policy 'pulling in opposite directions', MPs warn

Conflicting policies could harm green energy and drive up emissions and costs, says Energy and Climate Change Committee

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Triodos drives up profits as lending to sustainable businesses grows

Ethical bank records 17 per cent increase in profits to over €30m with lending up 12 per cent

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Drax branches out to renewable heat market with wood pellet firm deal

Yorkshire power company acquires Billington Bioenergy to supply pellets as a green alternative to fossil fuel heating systems

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Ed Davey: Green Party would 'undermine green business'

Party rejects Lib Dem Energy and Climate Change Secretary's claim that nationalisation plans would harm progress of burgeoning green economy

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Driving sustainable fashion, from old car parts

Ford challenges designers to create fashion collection with materials used in old cars

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From CfDs to Energy Union, an energy revolution is under way

The latest phase of the UK's electricity market reform programme has its flaws, but don't let them detract from the historic transformation that is well under way

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Sustainable innovation – Addressing the world’s great challenges

Businesses aiming to generate sustainable profits need to make sustainable products, says AkzoNobel. If you don't, someone else will

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Leaders' Valentine's Day gift to the green economy

Cameron, Clegg and Miliband's joint climate pledge provides yet more evidence that decarbonisation will continue apace - business has to respond

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