Europe’s railways and ports get greener with €117m of new funding

The finance will be shared by 39 sustainable transport infrastructure projects across the continent

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Europe’s uncertain wind energy growth puts ‘jobs and green goals at stake’

WindEurope warns if national plans are unambitious and permitting issues persist, only 67GW of new wind capacity will be installed by 2023

Norway’s Equinor strikes offshore wind links with Chinese firm

They have signed a memorandum of understanding to work together on renewable energy in Europe and China

Google announces ‘biggest corporate purchase’ of renewable energy

The package consists of 1,600MW of agreements, including 18 new energy deals, which together will boost its worldwide portfolio of wind and solar power by more than 40%

Coca-Cola scraps plastic packaging for multipacks

The move is expected to remove 4,000 tonnes of single-use plastics per year

ChargePoint and Shell’s NewMotion agree UK roaming deal

Customers will be able to use each network without the need to create new accounts, ensuring a hassle-free charging experience

Europe’s ‘largest’ power-to-heat facility opened in Berlin

Vattenfall said the 120MW unit has been connected to the district heating grid at its Reuter West power plant

Hyundai and Kia join EV charging network in Europe

IONITY has so far achieved a network of nearly 140 renewable energy-powered charging stations in 14 European countries

Business group looks to accelerate sustainability across Europe

The Corporate Leaders Group Europe, launched by the University of Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership, aims to create a climate neutral, competitive and sustainable economy

UN: Solar leads $2.6tn global renewable energy investment

Solar power capacity will have risen to more than 26 times the 2009 level – from 25GW to an estimated 663GW – by the end of the year