Net-Zero Accelerators: Renewables and cleantech up next in edie’s miniseries of reports
edie is publishing a mini-series of reports focused on the net-zero transition through the lens of energy and sustainability professionals based on exclusive conversations with our Net-Zero Leaders Club. Up next, renewables and cleantech.
The SPARK! Net-Zero Action Workshops event is the flagship annual gathering for edie’s Net-Zero Leaders Club, which sparks new ideas and actions on the road to net-zero carbon emissions. Hosted as part of edie’s Net-Zero November campaign of content and events, this full-day event created the time and space for energy and sustainability changemakers to connect, collaborate and seize the moment of net-zero.
Throughout the day, experts representing a range of sectors took part in high-level roundtables, each covering a different element of the energy transition for businesses. The key takeaways have been summarised in a miniseries of short, free-to-download reports. The first report was published by edie last week and focuses on net-zero business strategies and innovation.
The second in the series focuses on renewables. From rooftop solar and large-scale PPA agreements through to battery storage and distributed generation – renewable energy systems and clean technologies represent a crucial enabler of the net-zero transition. So, what needs to happen to accelerate change and make this clean, flexible energy future a reality in 2022?
This mini-report, published in assistance with Bryt Energy looks to answer that question and also features an expert viewpoint from the company’s sales and marketing director David Taylor.
A panel of experts in the energy transition also spoke at the SPARK! Net-Zero Action Workshops in Birmingham last November.
The panel was asked what was top of their remaining UK policy wishlist after COP26- and the flurry of Strategy publications and funding announcements that came in the weeks and months leading up to the climate summit. These included the Hydrogen Strategy, Heat and Buildings Strategy and overarching Net-Zero Strategy.
edie’s Net-Zero Leaders Club
The Net-Zero Leaders Club connects, informs and inspires business energy and carbon professionals to accelerate the net-zero transition through an annual programme of informative industry events, exclusive policy and technology insights, and unrivalled collaborative opportunities.
Established in 2018 and revamped in 2021, the Net-Zero Leaders Club is trusted by more than 300 UK-based professionals who are leading and/or implementing their organisation’s net-zero carbon and energy management strategy.
The Club helps members stay ahead of the curve and achieve net-zero goals through exclusive editorial and data-led insights, CPD-certified briefings and workshops, and regular networking sessions (live and virtual).