Global wind and solar generation smash new record, doubling since 2013

Europe generated almost 18% of its electricity by wind and solar last year, while China, India and the US were all above the global average of 8%, according to a new report

EDF inks agreement to develop its first offshore wind projects in China

The agreement includes the development and operation of 502MW of offshore wind projects in the North Shanghai

GE Renewable Energy expands green footprint in China

The renewable power company will supply 12 wind turbines and a two-year service agreement to a 30MW wind farm in China

Volvo Cars powers factory in Chengdu with 100% renewable power

This change is estimated to reduce the plant’s carbon dioxide emissions by more than 11,000 tonnes per year

Vestas to supply 17 wind turbines to Chinese offshore project

The global wind turbine manufacturer will also provide service and maintenance under a five-year agreement

FAO launches carbon-neutral tea initiative to mitigate climate change

The new project will explore practices to sequester carbon dioxide from the atmosphere and reduce greenhouse gas emissions at each stage in the tea value chain

London Offshore Consultants to provide risk assessments for China’s Jieyang II wind farm

The wind farm has an installed capacity of 350MW and consists of 64 wind turbines

China installs ‘mammoth’ turbine in Wuhan city to harness tidal energy

The 500kW project has been developed by Scottish firm Simec Atlantis Energy and boasts a rotor diameter of 18 metres

Nearly 70% of Britons consider ‘climate change as serious as coronavirus’

However, they are split on whether or not the government should take actions which might harm the environment to help the economy recover, according to a poll

Texan scientists work to turn plastic waste into roads

Researchers say the project could lead to ‘more durable, sustainable and cheaper roads’