Biden targets 50% EV car sales by 2030

The President has signed a new executive order to support EV take-up, a move which was welcomed by automakers

Biden suspends Trump Arctic oil and gas leases

During his last days in office, Donald Trump pushed ahead with the sale for the rights to drill for oil

US commits $35m to make biofuels cleaner

Beneficiaries will explore ways to decarbonise biorefining processes

Alok Sharma: ‘Warning lights for planet are flashing bright red’

COP26 President spoke at the 2021 Leaders Summit on Climate, hosted by the US President Joe Biden

UK and US energy secretaries launch global power system consortium to clean global energy networks’ emissions

A global group of power system operators and research bodies will work together for a net zero future

Biden presses the big offshore wind expansion button

The plan sets a target to deploy 30GW of offshore wind by 2030

‘Day of hope’: America officially rejoins Paris climate accord

Joe Biden reversed the former President’s decision to withdraw from the treaty when he assumed office in January

Biden wants carbon free electricity by 2035

New President commits to ‘carbon pollution-free’ power sector hitting net zero by 2050

Biden to set moratorium on new oil and gas leases

The new executive order will end new oil and natural gas leases on public lands or offshore waters

Boris Johnson and Joe Biden discuss green recovery in first call after inauguration

The two leaders have committed to working together through the G7, G20 and COP26