Repsol to inject €5.5bn in low carbon generation by 2025

The Spanish oil and gas giant is targetting a global portfolio of 7.5GW of renewable energy generation capacity by 2025

BT and Hubbub team up for smart home technology challenge

The Smarter Living Challenge will initially work with 60 households across the UK, looking closely at attitudes, perceptions and behaviours around home energy use

Almost 84% of British homeowners ‘plan to make their property greener in next 12 months’

More than half of the homeowners would make improvements in order to reduce their energy bills, according to a new report

UK and Thailand to work together on energy efficiency

The UK’s ASEAN Low Carbon Energy Programme aims to encourage the transition to low carbon energy in Thailand while creating real energy cost savings for households and businesses

Government extends Green Homes Grant by a year

The year-long extension will give homeowners across England more time to have energy efficiency upgrades, helping up to 600,000 households save up to £600 on their energy bills

London Mayor launches £10m New Green Deal to support 1,000 green jobs

The fund aims to support jobs in solar and energy efficiency projects and eradicate energy inequalities in London

Scientists develop camel-inspired material to keep things cool without electricity

MIT researchers developed a passive cooling system that can keep food and medicine cool for days without the need for electricity

Welsh Government invests £10m to boost energy efficiency in social housing

Some of the upgrades that will be trialled include the installation of heat pumps, intelligent energy systems and solar panels

Near zero energy buildings development in Spain granted €28m EU loan

Gmp Property will finance energy improvements in the flagship Castellana 81 building and develop new near zero energy projects such as the ARQBÓREA building in Las Tablas

Scottish Government to warm homes with new £4.5m renewable heat scheme

Homeowners will be able to apply for a 75% return up to the value of £7,500 for renewable heating system