President Putin: “Europe is covering up its own mistakes for the current energy crisis”

Russia’s President said European countries heavily relied upon spot gas supplies and the ‘invisible’ hand of the market

Rock Tech Lithium plans €470m plant in drive for EV batteries

The lithium hydroxide converter is estimated to have a production capacity of 24,000 metric tons per year

US-based Battery Resourcers secures $70m in fresh funding

The lithium-ion battery recycling and manufacturing company will use the funds towards commercialisation of its sustainable closed loop battery active material production

Wind turbine manufacturing giant shuts down three factories

A total of 650 workers are expected to be affected by these closures

Norway to increase gas exports to Europe as prices rise

Production permits for the Oseberg and Troll fields have each been increased by one billion cubic meters for the gas year starting 1st October 2021

Shell to build ‘one of Europe’s biggest’ biofuels facilities

The 820,000-tonne a year plant in the Netherlands will help to meet the growing demand from the transport sector, including hard-to-decarbonise sectors such as heavy road transport and aviation

bp and Brightmark to explore sustainable solutions for end-of-life plastics

They estimate the development of each plastic waste renewal plants could divert up to 400,000 tonnes a year of waste plastic from disposal to create sustainable products

Energy giant bp invests €10m in in-car payments provider ryd

The company offers a single digital payment solution for services such as fuel purchases, EV charging and car washing

Ampelmann seals 13 offshore wind contracts in Europe

The projects include its first in French waters

Scottish firm First Subsea lands £12m of offshore wind export orders

The company’s cable protection systems are designed specifically for the challenging environmental conditions associated with offshore wind farms