Sunday, April 22, 2018
EVs and renewables to plateau CO2 emissions by 2030

EVs and renewables to plateau CO2 emissions by 2030

Data and energy specialists, McKinsey Energy Insights (MEI), have released the 2018 Reference Case of its Global Energy Perspective (GEP) on long-term global energy...
Swedish plant becomes Volvo’s first climate-neutral manufacturing site

Swedish plant becomes Volvo’s first climate-neutral manufacturing site

Volvo Cars’ engine factory in Skövde, Sweden, has become its first climate-neutral manufacturing plant, having switched to renewable heating at the beginning of the...

IRENA to help fund renewables projects in developing countries

Working with the Abu Dhabi Fund for Development, The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) is inviting applications for renewable energy projects in developing countries. Within...

AI platform to help businesses bolster renewables use

Open Energi has launched its AI driven Dynamic Demand 2.0 platform, which helps businesses radically reduce their cost of consuming power. It enables businesses to...

In brief: HSBC pledge $100bn to tackle climate change

HSBC has pledged to provide $100 billion in sustainable financing and investment by 2025 in a bid to tackle “climate change and support sustainable...

Greenpeace name and shame tech firms failing on environmental footprint

Samsung and Amazon have been condemned for failing to take charge of their environmental footprint in Greenpeace’s Guide to Greener Electronics. Despite many of the...

Image overhaul for DONG as company waves goodbye to oil and gas

DONG Energy is to change its name to Ørsted as the company continues to divest and move away from oil and gas production. DONG was...

Latest global players pledge to RE100 campaign

The Estée Lauder Companies, Kellogg Company, DBS Bank and Clif Bar & Company are the latest global players to join the RE100 campaign. Spearheaded by...

Apple invests $1.3bn in Iowa clean-powered data centre

Apple is to build a new $1.3 billion renewables powered data centre in Iowa. The centre – on the outskirts of Des Moines – will...

In brief: Public support for fracking reaches new low

UK support for fracking is at its lowest recorded level according to the latest BEIS Energy and Climate Change Public Attitude Tracker. This won’t come...

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Siemens Gamesa wins 140 MW in India

Siemens Gamesa wins 140 MW in India

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy has won multiple wind power orders totalling 140 MW in India. Specifically, the company will handle the entire infrastructure needed to...
BSR strikes deal to manage 50MW community solar portfolio

BSR strikes deal to manage 50MW community solar portfolio

British Solar Renewables (BSR) has signed a ‘first of its kind’ deal with Mongoose Energy, the UK’s largest manager of community-owned renewable energy assets,...
UK pledges £61m to end plastic pollution

UK pledges £61m to end plastic pollution

Prime Minister Theresa May has announced a £61.4 million funding packaging aimed at boosting global research and helping countries across the commonwealth stop plastic...