New scheme launched to make UK’s £3 trillion pension pot more sustainable

Make My Money Matter aims to drive systemic change in the pension industry by ‘putting people and the planet alongside returns’

Government announces extension to non-domestic RHI scheme due to coronavirus

The previous deadline of January 2021 for projects to be operational has been extended to March 2022, in order to help protect investment in the renewable heat industry

Scottish Government announces £62 million fund for energy sector

The finance injection aims to help the energy sector recover from the “dual economic impacts” of the coronavirus pandemic and the oil and gas price crash

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

Wave of businesses vow to make their buildings net zero by 2030

The World Green Building Council signatories are also striving towards all buildings worldwide generating net zero emissions by 2050

Spain’s new 50MW subsidy-free solar farm begins producing clean electricity

The Don Rodrigo 2 project could generate 100GWh of clean energy annually, enough to power around 30,000 Spanish households

UK’s gas network firms call on government to unlock £904m of investment in green grid

Cadent, National Grid, NGN, SGN, and Wales & West Utilities say the government must back its Zero Carbon Commitment package

Indian oil giants to set up joint venture to expand renewable energy footprint

The companies have entered into an MoU to explore opportunities in offshore wind energy generation, energy storage and e-mobility

Offshore wind project in Taiwan to use the ‘world’s largest wind turbines’

This will make the first installation of the SG 14-222 DD wind turbine in Asia Pacific

Government launches £40m Clean Growth Fund to ‘supercharge’ sustainable start-ups

The fund will be accessible to UK-based companies developing green solutions across the power, transport, waste, and building energy efficiency sectors