US announces $27m for advanced plastic recycling tech

The projects are expected to help improve existing recycling processes that break plastics into chemical building blocks, which can then be used to make new products

London LED traffic lights upgrade signals energy and cost savings of 75%

Siemens Mobility replaced incandescent traffic signals with energy efficient LEDs across 161 crossings and junctions throughout the capital for Transport for London

‘Corporate buildings in corona-hibernation mode are seeing a 35% drop in energy use’

That’s the suggestion from Peter Nisbet, Managing Director of Mitie Energy that spoke to ELN about the importance of managing the energy consumption of empty buildings

‘Biogas from organic waste could cover 20% of global gas fuel demand’

Organic waste ‘holds huge untapped potential to provide clean energy around the world’, according to the IEA

Could rust be the key to hydrogen production?

Researchers say a common type of rust combined with sunlight can boost low-emission hydrogen production 25-fold

Residents of Warwick to be given referendum on climate change tax rise

The proposed council tax change would amount to an annual increase of £57 to £171 per household

Trump says energy efficient light bulbs make him look ‘orange’

It was one of a series of claims the president made about efficiency, green energy and climate change

Green light for low carbon modular homes in Bristol

ZEDpods says the development will have ‘very high energy efficiency’ and will be ‘super insulated’

INEOS plans $2bn ‘most energy efficient’ petrochemical complex in Saudi Arabia

It is investing in three plants which are expected to begin production in 2025

IKEA achieves sustainability certification at Greenwich store

It claims to be the first retail unit in the country to achieve a BREEAM UK New Construction Post Construction rating of more than 90%