E.ON issues €750m green bond

The funds raised will support sustainable infrastructure and energy efficient projects

New Development Bank invests $100m in India

The investment hopes to drive green infrastructure and sustainable development projects in the private sector

Xergy’s oil and gas digital platform secures £1.8m of private investment

Proteus aims to transform ‘the way in which the industry sources and uses talent to resource and deliver projects’

Greencoat Renewables acquires three wind farms of 51.9MW capacity in France

The €30.3m purchase from John Laing Group marks the company’s first investment in continental European renewable energy market

Ancala wraps up ‘largest wind farm’ acquisition in Cyprus

The wind farm comprises 41 wind turbines and produces around 5% of Cyprus’ entire electricity generation

RWE to invest €5bn in continued expansion of renewables by 2022

The energy giant plans for around a fifth of this net investment to be located in Germany

Governments and investors ‘will waste $600bn if they continue too invest in new coal’

A new report from Carbon Tracker says new investments in coal power must end immediately to minimise the risk of stranded assets

Investment platform raises £15m for African clean energy projects

UK aid-funded platform Energise Africa has already helped to reduce Africa’s annual carbon dioxide emissions by 100,000 tonnes

Low carbon spending from European businesses ‘must double to reach net zero’

A new report stresses more investment is needed in a more diverse range of markets and technologies, such as carbon capture and storage

Scotland ‘must identify how to finance the decarbonisation of transport’

Scotland’s surface transport emissions have increased by 9% since 2012 and are still rising – this makes the sector the country’s largest emitter, making up 37% of total emissions