Norway pledges NOK3bn to promote cleaner oceans

The funding will be provided over five years between 2020 and 2024

EU approves UK oil major BP’s joint venture with China’s CNAF

The company will be active in the supply of aviation fuel in China

Coventry Hospitals hope to heal energy spend by £1.6m a year

Modern energy generation equipment is being installed at University Hospital and the Hospital of St Gross as part of a scheme worth £6m

Driving the electric revolution: £30m offered for regional centres of excellence

Applicants must register by 27th November 2019

New £25m car scrappage scheme for low income Londoners

Drivers can get up to £2,000 for scrapping older and more polluting cars or motorcycles for cleaner ones

Ofgem rejects SSEN’s £709m Shetland power link

The approval was based on the Viking Energy Wind Farm securing subsidies through the UK Government’s Contracts for Difference auction last month

EU to launch Ocean Tracker and make 22 new commitments

The pledges, worth almost €540m, aim to tackle key ocean challenges such as the impact of climate change as well as drive innovation

Two firms win £1m to develop digital waste tracking tech

The project aims to help tackle waste crime in Britain as well as prevent illegal waste being shipped abroad

September sees more than 600,000 electricity switches

That’s a 10% increase compared to the same time in 2018

Neste inks PPA with Fortum for Finnish wind power

Electricity delivery from the Kalax wind farm is expected to start in early 2021