Philippines takes first offshore wind steps with new project

The country will soon deploy two offshore wind energy projects with a combined potential output of more than 1.2GW

Ireland’s EV sales ‘lagging behind 2030 target’, despite 53% yearly hike

Cornwall Insight suggests ‘Ireland may need to go further and put in more ambitious measures’

Increase in virtual events ‘sees 99% reduction in emissions’

A new report notes online events eliminate the need to travel, book a hotel and organise catering services and offer a range of ‘practical and ecological benefits’

New York Governor unveils 21 renewable energy projects

The newly-announced green projects are expected to generate a total clean capacity of 1,278MW

Glasgow substation to get £4m upgrade

Around 23,000 homes and businesses in east Glasgow set to benefit from the investment

EIB backs Polish wind farm with €60m loan

The new wind park is expected to supply approximately 75,000 households with clean energy

Total buys 50% stake in Adani’s solar business for $510m

The solar portfolio has a total operating capacity of 2GW which is spread across 11 states in India

Octopus Energy to acquire ENGIE’s UK residential supply business

It takes the total number of customers supplied by Octopus to 1.4 million – around 5% of the UK market

New York announces $4m for energy efficiency in schools

The P-12 Schools Initiative is encouraging them to lower energy use and utility bills while cutting emissions

Coal plummets to record low level as renewable energy grows

Coal accounted for only 0.6% of electricity production during the second quarter of 2019