Fresh £180,000 funding to fish for marine litter in Scotland

The latest funding for the Fishing for Litter scheme will be used to cover waste collection and disposal, staff costs and education materials

Essar submits application for two UK hydrogen production plants

The hydrogen hubs are expected to attract around £750m of investment and if approved, work is scheduled to begin on site by the end of 2022

Sustainable development of offshore wind receives $13.5m boost

The Department of Energy is funding four projects that will inform wind siting, permitting and help protect wildlife and fisheries as deployment of offshore wind increases

US infrastructure firm launches new renewable energy division

The new Pearce Renewables arm will provide commercial and utility-scale wind, solar power, EV charging and energy storage assets

Edinburgh sets new ambition to be a Million Tree City by 2030

Edinburgh already outstrips other Scottish cities by having more trees per head of population, with more than 730,000 urban trees compared to around 519,000 residents

New partnership to scale clean hydrogen and carbon black tech in South Korea

Monolith has developed a process technology that uses 100% renewable energy to convert natural gas into clean hydrogen and a solid carbon material called carbon black, used in the automotive and industrial sectors

Rock Tech Lithium plans €470m plant in drive for EV batteries

The lithium hydroxide converter is estimated to have a production capacity of 24,000 metric tons per year

EU launches ‘toolbox’ of measures to tackle global energy price rise

It suggests priority should be given to rapidly mitigate the impact of price rises for vulnerable consumers and small businesses, however, the long term transition and investments in cleaner energy sources should not be disrupted

Sinopec’s shale gas field in China sets production record

The Fuling Shale Gas Field has produced 40 billion cubic meters of shale gas, as announced on 8th October 2021

Vattenfall commits to recycle all wind turbine blades by 2030

The company is supporting research on material recycling of composite waste and promoting the use of recycled composite material in new products