Hydrostor secures $10m to rollout long duration energy projects globally

The financing will be used to accelerate key near-term project milestones in North America and Australia

EU bank and Hydrogen Europe team up to drive green financing

The agreement will help to identify projects that can receive EIB financing and support their bankability

EU backs seven solar power plants in Spain with €54m financing

They will have a total capacity of 261MW and generate enough electricity to power around 121,300 Spanish homes

New $21.9m fund approved for geothermal energy exploration in Saint Lucia

The project will support exploratory drilling, capacity building, technical assistance and market engagement as well as prepare women for employment for technical jobs within the energy sector

‘Green revolution’: G7 leaders pledge to halve emissions by 2030 and end all unabated coal ‘as soon as possible’

They have also promised to reach net zero emissions by 2050 and transform the financing of infrastructure projects in developing countries

NY Green Bank seeks proposals to help electrify affordable housing buildings

The expanded investment approach will focus on projects that prioritise energy efficiency and electrification in housing found within disadvantaged communities across New York State

EU bank announces €3.4bn for climate action and clean energy

Some of the projects include the use of solar power in homes across Spain, wind power in Ireland, upgraded energy distribution in Italy and a PV plant that uses batteries and hydrogen to store energy

Floating solar project in Albania granted €9.1m loan

State-owned utility KESH will build the 12.9MW solar farm on the Vau i Dejës hydropower plant reservoir

Circular economy: New coalition launched for Latin America and the Caribbean

The Regional Coalition on Circular Economy will support access to financing by governments and the private sector, with special emphasis on small and medium businesses

E.ON offers smart meter installation service to wider market

It is offering a range of options to other suppliers, including meter financing, consultancy and installation to drive a successful nationwide rollout