Government launches £40m Clean Growth Fund to ‘supercharge’ sustainable start-ups

The fund will be accessible to UK-based companies developing green solutions across the power, transport, waste, and building energy efficiency sectors

‘Net zero solutions must not only be green but also prove economically sustainable’

That’s the suggestion from Nikki Flanders, Managing Director of Energy Customer Solutions at SSE, who spoke to future Net Zero Founder Sumit Bose about the global mission to reach net zero by 2050 and how it can be achieved

‘Government must remove VAT on retrofits and help digitalise construction sector’

A new report by Green Alliance calls on the government to support digital technologies to help the sector recover and drive towards net zero

Siemens Gamesa reveals ‘world’s biggest wind turbine’

Each SG 14-222 DD machine is able to provide enough energy to power approximately 18,000 average European households every year

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Yorkshire windfarm gets £700k energy storage boost

Banks Renewables has submitted a proposal to install a lithium-ion battery to Barnsley Council for approval

Spain seeks to pass new climate law to reach net zero by 2050

The draft law proposals would ban all new coal, oil and gas projects with immediate effect

British and Dutch investors snap up German offshore windfarm

The offshore wind farm has 66 turbines and will generate enough power for half a million homes

Danish port lands billion kroner cash injection for offshore wind development

The new port facilities at the Port of Esbjerg will help reduce the costs of transportation between production and installation sites

South Korea to shift to 40% clean energy share by 2034

The East-Asian country plans to begin to shift away from thermal and nuclear power generation to a larger proportion of renewable energy

‘Post-coronavirus, businesses will increasingly seek outside assistance to finance clean heat projects’

That’s the suggestion from Richard Burrell, CEO of AMP Clean Energy, who spoke to future Net Zero about decarbonising the UK and what he thinks will happen next