Driving the electric revolution: £30m offered for regional centres of excellence

Applicants must register by 27th November 2019

New York State warms up with $4m of HVAC funding

The money is intended to help develop, commercialise and demonstrate more efficient heating and cooling systems

E.ON raises €1.5bn in bonds in first raise since innogy takeover

The energy giant has issued two bonds of €750 million each

Ofgem allows £64m of funding requests for power distribution firms

The regulator has consulted on 12 requests for additional funds by network companies for adjustments in their funding

New York offers $5m to help colleges and universities go green

The finance aims to allow places of education to ‘aggressively lower’ their carbon footprint, reduce energy use and improve climate resiliency

Development banks ‘cutting renewable investment despite climate crisis’

Christian Aid says institutions such as the World Bank are not in line with the Paris Agreement goal of keeping global heating to 1.5°C

Bill Gates and EIB agree to accelerate support for tackling climate change

Speaking with EIB President Werner Hoyer earlier today, Bill gates stressed the importance of close cooperation between philanthropy and public finance

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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Local authorities offered £2m to improve air quality

They can apply for projects including electric vehicle charging points, cycling infrastructure and developing local online air quality resources

UK commits £220m for nuclear fusion power plant by 2040

The UK Atomic Energy Authority will work with industry partners and academics and aim to complete the design by 2024