BP to supply Amazon with 170MW of renewable power

Under the power purchase agreements, BP will provide electricity from new build wind and solar projects in Sweden and Spain from 2021

UK businesses lead EU nations on sustainability ambitions

More than a quarter of British firms said they are frustrated by inconsistent measurement and reporting frameworks

UK, France and Germany ‘leading on demand side flexibility in Europe’

Conversely, Sweden, Spain and Portugal were found to be lagging behind the rest of the region

Tata Steel to cut 3,000 jobs in Europe

Around two-thirds of those are expected to be office-based roles but the company insisted there will be no plant closures

Britain’s Grain LNG terminal sets European record for gas exports

It exported 698GWh of gas to the UK grid, which is enough to supply to all of London and the South East

Burger King beefs up meat-free offering in Europe

The fast food chain is launching the plant-based ‘Rebel Whopper’ burger, in partnership with The Vegetarian Butcher, across 25 countries in Europe

EU finance ministers call to end fossil fuel investment

In a joint statement, finance experts from the EU have said divesting from oil, gas and coal projects would signal a significant shift in the region’s efforts to tackle emissions, pollution and climate change

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Renewable energy ‘will supply 53% of Europe’s power by 2030’

That’s the forecast from Wood Mackenzie, which suggests most countries across the region are on track to deliver on their individual National Energy and Climate Plans

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