New £3.5m fund offered to recycle small waste electricals

The closing date for applications for the first round is 18th October 2019

EDF Energy chosen to take on Solarplicity’s customers

Around 7,500 domestic customers and 500 business customers will be transferred to the Big Six supplier

University of Liverpool to divest from fossil fuels by 2022

It has committed to sell its remaining £2.8m holdings in fossil fuel companies over the next three years

US announces $40m in funding for new hydrogen tech

The new financing aims to enable affordable and reliable large-scale hydrogen generation, transport, storage and utilisation

Turkish army pension fund in exclusive talks to buy British Steel

The full transfer is expected to take place before the end of the year

US blacklists Chinese nuclear firm involved in UK Hinkley Point C project

China General Nuclear Power partnered with EDF to help fund a third of the £20bn cost of the nuclear power plant being built in Somerset

Faraday Grid enters administration

The firm, which aimed to commercialise its flow control devices and modernise the UK grid, has gone bust after running out of funding

Banks Renewables behind CfD legal challenge

It has launched judicial review proceedings against what it says is the government’s discrimination of onshore wind in favour of offshore wind in its CfD auctions

World’s longest turbine blade arrives for testing in the UK

The Haliade-X 12MW offshore turbine blade is bigger than nine London buses or the pitch at Wembley Stadium

Softbank Vision Fund invests $110m in Swiss energy storage start-up

Energy Vault claims its technology enables renewables to deliver baseload power for less than the cost of fossil fuels 24 hours a day