New York funds £10m to help clean energy startups

New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo has announced a $10 million (£8.2m) investment to provide incubator services to early-stage clean energy companies. The money will support new and existing incubators that help emerging clean energy companies grow and succeed. These state-sponsored incubators will assist startups by connecting them with investors, development partners and mentors to […]

Governments urged to remove trade barriers to meet green goals

Erasing barriers to trade and investment in the energy sector would help countries achieve their green goals. That’s according to the World Energy Council (WEC) which urged governments to tackle non-tariff measures (NTMs) to achieve the energy trilemma. It added, NTMs as a trade barrier, frequently relate to customs procedures and import requirements, technical standards and […]

UK and India in low carbon business alliance

A coalition of top business leaders from the UK and India led by Sir Stuart Rose and Rajan Bharti Mittal have today urged closer trade ties on low carbon technologies. And the call has been endorsed by David Cameron and Energy Minister Greg Barker. A report from the UK-India Business Leaders Climate Group, which was […]