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Tackling London’s air pollution will increase life expectancy of children

Tackling London’s air pollution will increase life expectancy of children

Report by researchers from Environmental Research Group predicts London air quality policies, and wider improvements in air quality, will increase average life expectancy of a child born in London in 2013 by six months. read more

Investing in pumped hydro storage could save up to £690m a year on pathway to net zero

Investing in pumped hydro storage could save up to £690m a year on pathway to net zero

Study by independent researchers for SSE Renewables found that just 4.5GW of new long duration pumped hydro storage with 90GWh of storage could save up to £690m per year in energy system costs by 2050, as the UK transitions to a net-zero carbon emission system. read more

Experts issue weather warning for Britain’s electricity grid

Experts issue weather warning for Britain’s electricity grid

Britain’s ever-changing weather could put its landmark net zero climate target at risk and become a threat to the power grid’s security unless policymakers take action. Independent report for Drax Electric Insights. read more