Energy price rises to hinder UK firms' net-zero plans

25th August 2022


Almost one-third of UK businesses believe that energy price rises are likely to have a negative impact on investments in net-zero measures, the Confederation of British Industry (CBI) has found.

New survey data from the organisation reveals that 69% of firms expect energy costs to increase in the next three months, with almost a third anticipating rises of more than 30%. This is expected to a

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