UK becomes ‘Europe’s second most popular’ area for cleantech investments

London has been named as Europe’s leading city for cleantech projects in 2020, according to new research

Danish PM to lead global commission on people-centred clean energy transitions

The Global Commission on People-Centred Clean Energy Transitions will examine the social and economic impacts of the shift to cleaner energy technologies as well as issues of affordability and fairness

New York start-ups offered $10m for cleantech solutions

The New York Climate Progress Programme will provide capital investments to support firms that create low carbon goods and services

New York unveils $6m co-investment fund to support emerging clean energy firms

Financing is being made available for green companies seeking to match investments from investors

GridBeyond named as one of the world-leading technology innovators in advancing global sustainability

Out of thousands of innovators from across the globe, GridBeyond, a leader in intelligent energy technology for industrial, commercial, institutional and utility partners, was named a 2020 Global Cleantech 100 company by Cleantech Group.

UK cleantech firm raises £3.6m for smart hot water tanks

Mixergy claims the technology can help households save up to 20% on their hot water bills and has been certified to deliver grid balancing services to National Grid

Estonian firm lent €12m to commercialise fuel cell tech

It plans to manufacture around two million cells per year, accounting for an electrical capacity of 50MW

UK announces £40m fund to support cleantech companies

The Clean Growth Fund will support companies seeking to commercialise ‘promising innovative’ green solutions

Siemens joins with finance firm for Canadian cleantech

A technology firm has partnered with an investment group to advance cleantech innovation in Canada. Siemens and Kensington Capital have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to help accelerate the progress of technologies such as smart grids and energy storage. They also identified a number of other areas to concentrate on, including transmission and distribution, […]

London-based cleantech start-up raises £480,000

A cleantech start-up based in London has raised £480,000 in its latest seed funding round. Switchee creates smart thermostats for use by social landlords which are expected to help consumers save money on their heating bills. The latest funding brings the total raised to date to more than £1 million. The smart thermostat learns a […]