Anglian Water deploys drones to protect birds

The technology aims to protect ground-nesting birds from the noise of construction work

Half of NHS trusts charged up for a low carbon future

New figures have found that 51% of NHS trusts have installed EV charging infrastructure on their sites

All major national infrastructure projects ‘must embed biodiversity gain’

As part of its response to the Dasgupta Review, the government will require nature-positive status from all major infrastructure projects

How to Get Planning Permission and Avoid Being Declined

Planning permission can sometimes take a while and become frustrating. In the article below we look at what common obstacles occur with planning permission and what can be done to ensure these obstacles are avoided in the future.

Mining bitcoin ‘will become a key part of global clean energy future’

Financial services company Square says bitcoin miners can actually complement clean energy production and storage technologies, allowing electricity grids to deploy ‘substantially more renewable energy’

US launches initiative to protect electric system against cyberattacks

A 100-day scheme encourages operators to deploy technologies that detect and mitigate threats to critical infrastructure

New consortium formed to address energy security and climate crisis

The Resilient Infrastructure + Secure Energy (RISE) Consortium aims to reimagine how energy is used, generated, transported and stored and how efficient, modern and resilient infrastructure can be built

US firm launches battery-swapping to charge EVs in under ten minutes

The technology uses AI-powered robots to replace depleted batteries with fully charged units

ENA appoints new Chair for Open Networks Project

Mr Sotiris Georgiopoulos, Head of Smart Grid Development at UK Power Networks, will oversee the project’s work and progress

Birmingham secures £4.5m to boost active travel

The funding will support new pop-up cycle lanes and walking infrastructure