EV charging
UK’s Zouk Capital invests in Italian electric mobility firm BE Power

The latter firm owns and operates public electric vehicle charging points through its subsidiary BE Charge

Italy taken to EU Court over air pollution and wastewater failings

The nitrogen dioxide limit set out under EU legislation had to be met in 2010

Italy ships really rubbish fuel to Denmark for first time

Norwegian recycling company Geminor shipped the rubbish-based fuel from Naples to Sjelland

Octopus signs five-year solar PPA with Shell

The firm will provide the energy giant with clean power from its assets in Italy

Biking for beers in Bologna

The Italian city is home to a reward scheme for people who adopt greener forms of transportation

EU invests in two additional car emissions testing facilities

They will monitor and check compliance of vehicles with the type-approval regulation and the new emissions limits

UAE and Italy ink sustainable development agreement

They have agreed to work together in the fields of climate action and environmental sustainability

Italian firm’s EV charging plans revved up with €115m EU loan

Enel X Mobility aims to install 14,000 chargers by 2022

Eni’s new data centre solar farm completed in Italy

The 3,000-panel system is expected to save approximately 800 tonnes of carbon dioxide emissions

Italian insurance giant to divest €2bn from coal

An Italian insurance giant has announced plans to divest €2 billion (£1.6bn) from coal. Generali aims to increase its exposure to green businesses instead, with plans to invest €3.5 billion (£2.9bn) mainly through green bonds and infrastructures. Group CEO Philippe Donnet said: “Protecting the environment and adopting effective actions to tackle climate change are central […]