Government invests £31m to slash industry emissions

This funding will be split into low carbon technologies including hydrogen and carbon capture

‘Greenfield homes are focused on cars’

Cars are too front-of-mind when building new homes, suggests a new report

India invokes Force Majeure Clause as renewable supplies face disruption

The Ministry of Finance has clarified that the halt in supply chains due to the spread of covid-19 will be considered as a case of natural calamity

New York State announces $5.5m for offshore data collection

The money will be used to fund geophysical and geotechnical data collection, in order to support offshore wind development

Scotland
Scotland opens new green investment programme

The move will give councils, developers and a range of other organisations the change to pitch for large-scale sustainable investment

Green funding
Cut-rate financing ‘could significantly speed up decarbonisation’

A new report claims low interest loans can be used to slow the rate of emissions growth in developing nations

Brazil awards licences for 2.1GW of new power

The wind sector bought more than 1.2GW of new capacity, spread across 48 infrastructure projects

Global wind and solar installations break 1TW milestone

Wind generation made up around 54% of this figure, with the solar proportion coming in at 46%

Siemens and software firm launch academy for energy sector

The learning sessions will be spread over three facilities in Germany, the US and China

UK is ‘leading the way with planned North Sea projects’

It has 10 planned projects, followed by Norway and the Netherlands with five and one respectively