Rivian
Amazon invests $700m in Rivian

The multinational corporation is leading a new round of investment in the EV startup

And now for some very grave news… a Tesla hearse to die for

If you thought other electric cars sounded great, this one is simply heavenly

Solar powered camera brings AI tech into focus

Seattle-based startup Xnor’s new device uses AI technology to intelligently detect visual objects

Sustainable finance
Businesses call for action on UK’s sustainable goals

A roundtable meeting came together to help accelerate growth of sustainable finance across the country

Wind and solar infrastructure
Could US wind, solar and battery plant be the holy trinity of renewables?

A new facility will combine 300MW of wind generation, 50MW of solar power and 30MW of battery storage

BP
Banning single-use plastics ‘could lead to higher carbon emissions’

That’s according to a new report published by BP, which says banning plastics would slash oil demand

Student protest in Europe
Thousands of students skip school across UK to protest climate change

The Youth Strike 4 Climate movement is taking to the streets in 40 towns and cities

Gas
UK Government ‘must end dependency on natural gas’

A new report says this can be acheived by setting out new incentives and boosting investment

US flag and oil derrick
US oil output ‘to soar above 13m barrels per day in 2020’

That’s the prediction made in the latest monthly forecast published by the Energy Information Administration

Smog
City leaders representing 20 million people sign clean air plan

They called for the Environment Bill to be renamed and for a number of changes to be made