New York announces ‘Energy Storage Roadmap’ to hit low carbon goals

The state has set a target to install 1.5GW of batteries by 2025

UPS commits to delivering 700 gas-powered trucks across US

The delivery and haulage firm also said it would build an additional five gas fuelling stations

UN climate chief urges oil producers to join low carbon transition

Patricia Espinosa said the transformation towards a greener energy system will be critical to achieve the Paris climate targets

Government ‘must encourage LPG take-up in off-grid homes’

The LPG trade association says the fuel can help displace carbon-intensive fossil fuel use

EU provides Minesto with €50k wave of funding

The money will be spent on feasibility testing for the firm’s tidal energy technology

‘Battery boom means wind and solar will produce half of all power by 2050’

A new report predicts coal’s share of the mix to shrink to just 11% of global generation by this time

London to host ‘Europe’s largest double-decker electric bus fleet’

Mayor Sadiq Khan said 68 of the new electric vehicles will be launched across the city next summer

AT&T signs new deal to buy 300MW of wind power

The US firm has inked a power purchase agreement with NextEra Energy

New battery storage and microgrid service launched

Younicos and modular power infrastructure provider Aggreko will combine solar, batteries and microgrids into a single contract

New partnership rewards low carbon trucks with blockchain incentive

Energi Mine and Electra Commercial Vehicles aim to encourage a shift to low carbon freight transport