EU supports efficient heating project in Lithuania with €43m financing

Around 17km of old pipelines will be replaced with modern, pre-insulated ones as worn-out pipelines are currently causing major heat loss and increasing the risk of accidents

Drax biomass power station ‘received £2m a day in public subsidies’

Drax earned £893 million in government subsidies for burning forest biomass last year, according to a report

Forest Stewardship Council bans wood imports from Russia and Belarus

All certificates in Russia and Belarus that allow the sale or promotion of FSC products have been suspended

Ørsted explains why it cannot terminate Gazprom contract

The Danish energy giant has a long-term take-or-pay gas purchase contract with Gazprom Export

Offshore wind giant unveils immediate actions against Russian aggression

Ørsted said it has stopped all sourcing of biomass and coal for its power stations from Russia

Drax switches on biomass plant in Arkansas

It is the first of three pellet projects the company plans to build in the US state

IRENA to accelerate El Salvador’s green transition

The Central American country is looking to utilise geothermal energy and move away from fossil fuels

Renewable materials and energy – the answer to net zero plastics?

A new report suggests zero-emission plastics are a possibility and the only thing halting progress ‘is the will’

Government backs hydrogen from BECCS technologies

A pot of £5 million government funding has been made available

Austrian scheme to support renewable production granted EU approval

Funding will be provided through technology specific competitive bidding processes for electricity produced from wind, solar and biomass