Shell pulls out of US LNG project amid global energy price crisis

The Lake Charles LNG project is amongst several projects that have seen delays due to the dip in global energy prices

London sees clearer skies as pollution levels hit five-year low

With Londoners increasingly staying at home, the covid-19 outbreak has caused a ‘significant’ dip in NO2 and PM2.5 levels

Australia announces $1.9bn investment to protect Great Barrier Reef

The financial aid comes in light of the reef suffering from ‘extensive’ bleaching during the 2019-20 summer

UK issues call to manufacturers to help in fight against pandemic

Gas analyser manufacturer Signal Group has already responded affirmatively to the call and offered assistance

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E.ON enters deal with Octopus Energy Group ‘to revamp UK energy retail business’

Newly formed subsidiary E.ONnext aims to facilitate better customer management by utilising a customer platform from Kraken Technologies

Indonesia to replace ageing fossil-fuel plants to make way for renewables

The country is looking to retire its 2,256 diesel plants by the end of 2020

Europe’s battery market ‘shrunk year-on-year in 2019’

The market grew by only one gigawatt-hour in 2019, signficantly down on growth in the previous year

India sets aside $55m for municipal solid-waste based projects

The Indian government plans to expand its waste-to-energy programme to municipal waste with a target of 200MW

CNG Fuels opens two green biomethane stations to serve HGVs

The two stations are expected to serve more than 2,000 HGVs each day as consumers increasingly opt for the low carbon alternative to diesel