Coronavirus ‘could see 38% drop in airline CO2 emissions’

Global aviation carbon dioxide emissions during February and March fell more than 10 million tonnes, according to a new survey

US announces $22m fund to capture carbon dioxide from the air

The grant will cover fundamental research in materials and field testing of prototypes

DfT funds shipping decarbonisation study

New technology claims to remove 95% of the carbon dioxide from engine exhaust gases

UK slashes CO2 emissions by 41% since 1990

This has been driven by a shift away from coal and growth in the use of renewable energy sources, among other factors

Eni launches wind energy production in Kazakhstan

The 198GWh Badamsha wind farm is expected to save 172,000 tonnes of carbon dioxide per year

UK councils granted £2.2 million boost to tackle air pollution

Air Quality Grant will finance innovative projects that encourage cleaner transport and reduce harmful emissions outside schools

German carbon dioxide emissions ‘see biggest drop in decade’ in 2019

Germany cut its emissions by 6.3% last year, driven by a ‘plunge in coal-fired power generation’

CO2 emissions from global power sector ‘fell 2% in 2019’

Research conducted by an independent thinktank noted a 15% increase in solar and wind energy generation, falling short by 7% of meeting the Paris Agreement requirements

Global coal demand and carbon emissions ‘at lowest point in decades’

As coal generation dropped in 2019, wind and solar generation rose by 15%, generating 8% of the world’s electricity

Logan Energy to roll out Scotland’s Central Belt’s ‘first hydrogen refuelling station’

The firm claims the station will be ‘the only refueling stop between Aberdeen and Sheffield’