Boeing invests $450m in flying taxi firm

The US aerospace giant’s investment will support the development of driverless air taxis

Britishvolt announces major partnership to rev up battery gigafactory plans

The partnership with the UK Battery Industrialisation Centre will see the development, assembly and manufacture of Britishvolt’s next generation sample cells for mass production and commercialisation

EDF customer charged £336k for a month’s electricity bill

A school worker was reportedly asked to split it onto a three-year payment plan

Firms call for government support amid soaring energy bills

Business groups warn that “without action, the UK economy will face even tougher time”

Water firms exiting the market to refund customers

New rules by Ofwat will see retailers return customers’ credit balances in the event of a failure

Royal Dutch Shell changes its name

The company’s announcement follows its decision to scrap its head office in the Netherlands

UK floating offshore wind floats better with £60m boost

The government has unveiled projects that will each be awarded up to £10 million

Scotland allocates £600k for sustainable islands projects

The investments will be provided for community-led projects that support employment and community resilience and contribute to Scotland’s just transition to net zero

British Gas takes on 176k customers after Together Energy’s collapse

It is the sixth time in recent months that British Gas is appointed to take over customers of failed suppliers

US awards $13.4m to help combat plastic waste

The seven research and development projects will convert plastic films into more valuable materials and design new plastics that are more recyclable and biodegradable