US, UAE and Israel to develop joint energy strategy

They have agreed to develop an energy partnership that drives innovation and prosperity and that they claim ‘will help solve the energy challenges facing the Palestinians’

Wales consults on new plans to further reduce fuel poverty by 2035

One of the key proposals will see continuous investment to deliver home energy efficiency improvements through the Warm Homes Programme

Green Homes Grant demand ‘could outpace supply’

Almost 62% of homeowners in England are interested in the government’s Green Homes Grant, according to a survey

Up to $80m on offer for energy demand flexibility across US buildings and grid

The funding will support projects that help improve the energy efficiency of the building stock in the US

VAT subsidy on domestic gas ‘mostly benefits wealthier households’

The government is being urged to end the 5% VAT rate on domestic heating fuels and redistribute the revenues to help those on low incomes to heat their homes

Webinar: The energy industry post Covid-19: third party costs and green recovery

In case you missed this live webinar, you can catch up here

Efficient, electric guitar-inspired jet takes to the skies

The project, which is backed by the Dutch airline KLM, will burn 20% less fuel and will have the same passengers capacity as a current Airbus A350

Scotland announces £1.6bn to support jobs and tackle fuel poverty

It is part of the government’s enhanced Green New Deal, which aims to transform the energy efficiency and heat of buildings and rapidly accelerate decarbonisation

World Bank grants Thailand $5m to protect ozone layer and climate

The country is one of the world’s 10 largest importers and consumers of ozone-depleting hydrochlorofluorocarbons

Indo-Swedish partnership to develop 65MW of energy storage in rural India

The installations are set to offer zero emission electricity, potable water, and cooling for rural villages