$8bn US loan for low emission fossil fuel projects

The US Department of Energy has laid out plans to offer up to $8 billion (£5.25bn) in loan guarantees to develop technologies that cut carbon emissions from extracting and burning fossil fuels. It will support new or significantly improved fossil fuel energy projects and facilities – such as carbon capture, low carbon power systems and […]

Wireless all-electric buses in Milton Keynes

A new range of wirelessly-charged electric buses are set to hit the roads in Milton Keynes next summer. Under an agreement signed yesterday, diesel buses on the number seven route will be replaced with eight electric ones. This is expected to cut around 500 tonnes of carbon emissions every year and help save between £12,000-£15,000. […]