Labour is set to commit to one of the most radical and fast-paced decarbonisation plans in the world, after party delegates voted to accelerate the net zero deadline to 2030.

Scotland is currently meeting 75% of its electricity demand with power generated from wind, solar, and hydro power, a figure which will “soon” rise to 100%.

Labour will “jumpstart the electric car revolution” by funding a massive charging station rollout and offering interest-free loans for plug-in vehicles to encourage uptake.

The next wave of offshore windfarms will produce greener electricity for no extra cost to UK consumers. This has been made possible by record lows in subsidy deals that have fallen far below market price for the very first time.

London Mayor Sadiq Khan has announced that City Hall will be partnering with Octopus Energy to launch a green energy supplier for the capital.

British Gas engineers found 26,000 unsafe or dangerous gas or electrical appliances in homes they visited in the first seven months of this year.

Two attacks on Saudi Arabian oil facilities have caused prices to rise by almost 20%. The attacks which took place on Saturday have damaged over 5% of the total worldwide supply.

Research published by auto-switching service Look After My Bills has shown that eight energy companies are still installing older generation smart meters for their customers.

Ovo Energy will become the second biggest energy supplier in the UK after agreeing a deal to buy SSE’s retail business.

Mid-sized supplier Utilita Energy has been appointed to take on the 29,000 domestic customers and handful of business customers left stranded by the collapse of Eversmart Energy last week.