Searches for ‘can’t pay bills’ jump by 1,300% amidst energy crisis

Following Bulb entering special administration, Google searches for help with paying energy bills have skyrocketed, a new report has found

Squid Game is ‘nearly ten times more discussed topic than COP26’

Boris Johnson has more than 20 times more COP26 related online mentions than Greta Thunberg, according to new research

Google to stop YouTube ads for videos denying climate change

This also follows its changes to Google Maps and booking flights to provide the most fuel-efficient option as a default

Google launches free ‘green’ training for SMEs

The programme is designed to explain easy steps that could help small businesses decarbonise

German google searches to become greener!

The tech giant has agreed with ENGIE to power around 80% of its German operations with renewables by 2022

Dublin partners with Google to measure air quality

An electric Street View car will hit the city’s streets to capture air pollution measurements

Google, Samsung, BMW and Volvo call for deep sea mining moratorium

The companies have pledged not to source any minerals from the deep sea

Google spin-off Malta raises $50m for long duration energy storage system

Its system can provide a daily or weekly load cycle by efficiently storing up to 200 hours of energy storage, though early systems will focus on current market applications in need of 10 to 12-hour durations

Amazon ‘surpassed Google and Facebook in renewable PPAs in 2020’

The tech giant has purchased over 7.5GW of renewable energy to date

Total partners with Google to unlock solar energy potential of household roofs

The partnership will see the development of a tool that will use artificial intelligence algorithms to estimate the solar energy potential of homes