EU bank agrees €5.9bn support for renewables and green transport

The European Investment Bank is backing the development of wind farms, the rollout of smart meters and improving the energy efficiency of public buildings

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IRENA and Ocean Energy Europe team up to accelerate tech commercialisation

They intend to promote the right policy incentives and innovative business models in Europe and globally to help boost ocean energy technologies

Europe ‘likely to miss emissions targets because of the seven dirtiest nation’s electricity grids’

Poland, Czech Republic, Bulgaria, Germany, Belgium, Romania, Italy will be responsible for 80% of the EU’s power sector emissions by 2030, according to a new report

European Energy wins approval for giant solar farm in Denmark

It is expected to be the biggest solar farm to date in northern Europe

Ways2H secures $2.5m for renewable hydrogen projects

Pacific6 Enterprises, a Long Beach-based social benefit investment firm is providing the funding

US to co-operate on development of Poland’s nuclear power programme

The two countries, over the next 18 months, will work together on a report delivering a design for implementing Poland’s nuclear power programme as well as potential financing arrangements

Almost 3GW of ocean energy ‘could be deployed worldwide by 2030’

Nearly 90% of these developments could be installed in European waters, according to a report

The great global bake off: Last month becomes ‘warmest September on record’

Last month was 0.63°C warmer than the 1981-2020 average for September, according to the EU’s Copernicus Climate Change Service

Iberdrola announces new unit dedicated to green hydrogen

The company has joined the technological challenge of producing and supplying hydrogen from clean energy sources, using 100% renewable electricity in its electrolysis process

Commodity markets – waiting for a reality check?

Prices remain high while market fundamentals suggest they should be otherwise. Why is that and what is keeping some energy prices inflated?