Thursday, October 18, 2018

Carbon Footprint

Calvin Klein owner latest to join Re100 initiative

Clothing giant PVH  – which owns brands including Calvin Klein and Speedo – is the latest to join RE100, with the company committing to...

Recycling

UK’s largest recycling plant opens

Brewster Bros is launching the largest recycling plant in the UK. The plant will provide waste management services and recycled aggregates to builders, construction companies,...

Finance

Ørsted acquires Deepwater Wind to create leading US offshore wind platform

Ørsted is acquiring a 100% interest in Rhode Island-based offshore wind developer Deepwater Wind from D.E. Shaw Group in a $510 million deal. The acquisition...

Education

Heatwave sparks wind drought, solar boost in Europe

Creating cheap and efficient solar energy with ‘funnel-vision’

Scientists have developed a pioneering new technique that, they say, could unlock new methods of making solar energy more efficient. A team of experts from...
Heatwave sparks wind drought, solar boost in Europe

Advances in solar accelerate global shift in electricity generation

A report published today by the Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis describes how Solar energy is accelerating the transformation of the global electricity-generation...
New paper ponders future of offshore wind in Scotland’s seas

New paper ponders future of offshore wind in Scotland’s seas

Crown Estate Scotland has unveiled proposals to lease seabed to encourage a new generation of offshore wind projects in Scotland’s waters. The paper outlines the...

Logistics

Alstom unveils word’s first hydrogen train

Railway manufacturer Alstom has recently unveiled the world’s first hydrogen train rolled into train station in a ceremony in Germany. The Coradia iLint, built by...

Energy