Apple and Amazon among firms backing Obama’s emissions plan

Four technology giants have shown their support for US President Barack Obama’s Clean Power Plan (CCP). The CCP aims to reduce carbon emissions from power plants by 32% by 2030 but it was blocked by the Supreme Court in February. Amazon, Apple, Google and Microsoft have sent a document called ‘Amicus Brief’ to the US Court backing […]

Citi banks on green data centre for energy savings

Global bank Citi hopes to reel in the savings by cutting its London data centre’s energy use by 10%. Its the first project in the financial services sector backed by the UK Green Investment Bank (GIB). The green lending group is stumping up £5.2 million via its fund manager Sustainable Development Capital (SDCL). A Combined […]