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Funding worth up to £8m is being made available for new projects

Young inventors offered share of £1m to tackle air pollution and climate change

They are being encouraged to build prototypes that uses AI and data to help the UK become greener and clean up transport among others

Government offers £4.7m to drive up plastics and textiles recycling

The UK generates around 2.4m tonnes of packaging waste a year and in 2015, around 300,000 tonnes of clothing were sent to landfill or incinerated

Norway’s trillion-dollar oil fund to divest from 150 oil and gas firms

In total, the fund is expected to remove $12bn of fossil fuel investments and plough up to $20bn into renewable markets

Competition seeks new tech to reduce offshore crew transfer vessel emissions

The Carbon Trust’s Offshore Wind Accelerator is providing up to £100,000 to the winning technologies to support demonstration or development

Five low carbon vehicle projects land £33m of new funding

The money will be spread among a total of 32 companies and is expected to help create 2,230 research and manufacturing jobs

Michael R. Bloomberg commits $500m to shutting down US coal by 2030

The former New York City Mayor has launched the Beyond Carbon campaign, which he claims is the largest ever movement to tackle climate change in the nation

Sadiq Khan invests £6m to tackle London’s toxic air

Projects being supported include four new Low Emission Neighbourhoods in the capital

Glennmont Partners raises €850m in clean finance round

The alternative energy investment firm originally aimed to raise €600 million with the fund

Battery firm charges up £120m for electric bus fleets

Zenobe Energy is inviting local councils as well as bus and fleet operators to partner on projects