Renewables are on the up as 75 states and regions drive global adoption

The Climate Group and CDP say 75 states and regions are now generating more than 45% of their electricity from clean energy sources

North Sea ‘could play leading role in decarbonisation’

That’s according to a new report from PwC and Oil & Gas UK, which suggests technologies such as Carbon Capture, Utilisation and Storage technology and renewable hydrogen production could be widely deployed in the region

UK becomes seventh most attractive nation for renewable investment

That’s according to the 54th EY Renewable energy country attractiveness index, which shows the UK has moved up one place on the rankings as Japan moved down into eighth position

Israel to phase out coal-fired power generation by the end of 2025

Energy Minister Yuval Steinitz announced the nation would get rid of the polluting fossil fuel from its energy mix five years earlier than originally planned

British Gas Energy Trust seeks a new provider

The charity provides financial help with fuel bills to individuals and families and has established a funding programme for 17 advice organisations.

Ofgem seeks evidence on households not connected to power network

It is open until 2nd December 2019

Waves
‘Low-costs and tech readiness needed for wave energy to make a splash by 2024’

UK-based offshore energy specialist Simply Blue Energy and Swedish wave energy developer CorPower Ocean claim they may have a solution

Energy UK sets out policy proposals for next government

The organisation says the policies are needed if the country is to meet its 2050 net zero target at the lowest cost to consumers

Energy-generating bike helmet crashes onto the scene

POC has developed a helmet made from carbon-positive materials and able to convert both artificial and natural light to power

Total Access to Energy Solutions and Aceleron partner on off-grid energy for Kenya

The businesses aim to expand access to renewable power and tackle unsustainable battery waste by repurposing old battery packs