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Scottish firms receive £1m grant to reduce cost of wave power

Applications will explore the use of concrete and floating net buoys as part of the Scottish government funding

New South Wales to ‘fast-track first of its three energy zones’ to reach 2050 emissions targets

The Australian stated plans to attract up to AUD$23bn of private investment and generate more than 2,000 jobs

Floating wind tech winners to share a slice of £1m funding

Eight winners of a Scottish Government-funded floating wind competition have been announced, including businesses behind a 3D-printed anchor and a self-charging mooring line

Driivz raises £8.4m in latest funding round with GVR and Centrica

The firm supports EV service providers with operations management, energy optimisation, billing and roaming capabilities, as well as driver self-service apps

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Hydrogen energy projects win share of £90m government funding

Hydrogen is a low or zero emission alternative to fossil fuels, which could be used to power industry and transport

World’s richest man commits $10bn to tackling climate change

The founder and CEO of Amazon Jeff Bezos announced the creation of the Bezos Earth Fund in an Instagram post

EU bank approves €4.9bn for green projects in first meeting without the UK

It is supporting projects in areas including clean energy, sustainable transport and industrial energy efficiency

Scotland launches £40m fund to drive low carbon farming

The new programme will support the agricultural sector’s efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions

Government offers £50m to create UK’s first all-electric bus town

Local authorities in England, outside London, are being invited to bid for funding to replace an entire city or town’s bus fleet to fully electric vehicles

New York unveils $6m co-investment fund to support emerging clean energy firms

Financing is being made available for green companies seeking to match investments from investors