Corporations go big on clean energy

Around 13.4GW of green energy contracts were signed by 121 corporations last year

Vattenfall to buy Dutch green energy supplier

DELTA Energie supplies green energy to around 170,000 households and small and medium sized businesses

Oil, gas majors spending 1.3% of investment on green energy

New research suggests European firms are investing more on low carbon energy compared to their rivals in the US and Asia

Is Green Energy the Future of the US Utilities Sector?

Although the take up of green energy sources has not been uniform in the United States, there can be little doubt that states like California have gone for more renewable energy production from sources like wind power in a big way.

Renewables could provide 53% of Egypt’s power needs by 2030

The nation would, however, need to increase its investments to £4.9bn a year

Swansea Uni granted £36m to research green building materials

The university develops coatings that generate electricity from heat and light

M&S and Octopus Energy announce new partnership

The latter supplier will sell energy services to consumers under the M&S Energy brand

Ecotricity launches ‘world’s first vegan electricity’ tariff

The supplier says vegan or vegeterian customers are unaware a portion of their energy are provided using waste meat and dairy products

Bosnian hospital granted €11m to become energy efficient

It is part of a larger commitment to reduce air pollution in the city of Zenica

Community energy projects should receive tax relief, say majority of Brits

Around 79% of people agree there should be more government support to help local communities with such projects