Ireland offers €4m for innovative energy research

Projects must explore ways to decarbonise the nation’s energy supply

innogy and Verv sign disruptive £500k deal for smart energy hub

innogy International Middle East aims to support the United Arab Emirates in becoming smarter

Scotland provides £1m for profitable solutions to protect environment

Solar Impulse Foundation is looking for 1,000 solutions that are clean, efficient and profitable

Global tech players ‘pose the main threat to utilities’

Richard Hughes from EDF said genuinely innovative competition is ultimately good for the market

Wind firm Aquanis lands $3.5m to develop new turbine tech

It will use plasma actuators to mitigate unsteady wind loads

Portable solar power looks to light up disaster relief zones

Crowdfunding site Indiegogo is working with renewable developer Renovagen to deploy its technology

UK innovators offered £60m for climate and clean air projects

Technologies being considered include digital sensors to monitor the environment and new software to help adapt to low carbon technologies

UK announces £215m funding boost for innovation centres

The Future Cities and Transport Systems centres will combine their skills and expertise in shaping the future of mobility and modern city living

This saucy new seaweed packaging should kelp reduce waste!

The government has announced £4m of new funding to support 11 innovative waste-reduction projects

Bill Gates and EU launch €100m clean energy ‘breakthrough’ fund

It will focus on reducing emissions and promoting energy efficiency in the areas of electricity, transport, agriculture, manufacturing and buildings