CMA launches investigation into supply of EV chargers on or near motorways

It is probing suspected breaches of competition law relating to the long term exclusive arrangements entered into by the Electric Highway Company – recently bought by GRIDSERVE – and Ecotricity Group

Merchant onshore wind is ‘unviable and will not lead to mass capacity’

A new report claims fully merchant onshore wind is not financially worthwhile for investors

bp and EnBW submit £10bn bid to ‘accelerate Scotland’s energy transition’

The bid is for a 2.9GW offshore wind farm, as well as the installation of EV charging infrastructure and other clean technologies

Trio form partnership for floating offshore wind in France

Called Océole, the joint venture will evaluate and work towards submitting bids in the upcoming floating offshore wind tenders held by the French Government

Oil and gas sector ‘to prevent the world from limiting rising temperatures to 1.5°C’

None of the 100 companies investigated in a new report have committed to ending oil and gas exploration, despite the fact that they are arguably the largest contributors to the global climate emergency

REA: ‘More government action is needed if the UK is to achieve its net zero aims’

The REA’s new report reveals that although progress in decarbonisation has been made, reduced support schemes and a lack of policy have slowed progress

New 117MW solar plant powered up in Argentina

It will generate enough electricity to power around 80,000 households

Non-recyclable items cost taxpayer up to £2m per year

A new study has found that more than half of people recycle items even if they are not sure they can – leading to 18,000 tonnes of waste in North London last year alone

Masdar bags 440MW solar PV deal in Uzbekistan

Nearly $300m will be spent on the development of two solar PV projects with a combined capacity of 220MW

Wärtsilä to provide 100MW of energy storage systems for projects in West Midlands

The projects are being developed by Wärtsilä and Pivot Power at sites in Coventry and the outskirts of Birmingham