World Bank splashes out with new bond for sustainable rivers and seas

Credit Suisse Securities has acted as the sole manager of the transaction

Greater Manchester businesses offered £500k for energy efficiency

Grants of between £1,000 to £12,500 are available on a first-come, first-served basis

Ireland invests €11m in energy research and development

One of the projects include exploring opportunities for floating offshore wind

Flood-hit farmers offered up to £25,000 each to cover repair costs

The government is extending its Farming Recovery Fund to support farmers following the flooding that started last week

US invests $30m in fusion energy research and development

The programme will support the development of timely, commercially viable fusion energy, aiming to increase the number and performance levels of lower cost fusion concepts

Minesto announces rights issue share sale

The move aims to raise capital to enable Minesto to accelerate the commercialisation of its technology and expand to large-scale operations

US invests $24.9m in hydropower and marine innovation

It will support industry-led solutions to increase hydropower’s ability to serve as a flexible grid resource

Government announces £315m to help industry cut emissions and bills

It expects the new finance will help energy-intensive industries cut emissions by two million tonnes between 2028 and 2032

Businesses offered £5m for ‘fast start’ projects to boost energy efficiency

Projects must target foundation industries including cement, paper, glass, ceramics, metals and bulk chemicals

US awards $28m to advance wind energy development

The Department of Energy believes significant opportunities for cost reductions remain, especially in offshore wind and distributed wind projects