EDF buys EV charging firm Pod Point

The acquisition is part of a newly formed joint venture with Legal & General Capital

Deutsche Telekom subsidiary dials into solar PPA with Vattenfall

The solar farm is being built in Germany and will have an installed capacity of 60MW

UK scientists win £1.2m to investigate ways to decarbonise steel industry

Steel manufacturing is a high carbon process and every tonne that is manufactured creates around 1.8 tonnes of carbon dioxide

Prosafe and Floatel merger falls through

The decision follows an in-depth investigation by the Competition and Markets Authority which highlighted serious competition concerns

Thrive Renewables to invest £6.5m in geothermal power plant in Cornwall

The facility aims to supply around 3MW of electricity to National Grid and up to 12MW of renewable heat for local use

Alok Sharma appointed as Business and Energy Secretary and COP26 Minister

He is replacing Andrea Leadsom, who was sacked this morning as part of Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s reshuffle

Siemens to test Germany’s largest green ‘power outlet’ for ships

It is expected to help reduce carbon emissions by more than 8,000 tons a year

Step inside the tunnels powering London…

ELN visits the £1bn London Power Tunnels project, designed to support the capital’s demand for power and the UK’s net zero transition

BP’s business-builder unit buys fibre optics developer

Fotech says the acquisition will enable it to deploy its technologies at scale in sectors including energy and into smart city

EU bank approves €4.9bn for green projects in first meeting without the UK

It is supporting projects in areas including clean energy, sustainable transport and industrial energy efficiency