UK’s emissions from electricity ‘rose by more than a fifth last year in 2021’

Gas drove up UK power emissions for first time in a decade, according to the International Energy Agency

Yorkshire oil and gas firm taken over by green energy group

Ceasing all fracking in North Yorkshire, Third Energy said “we are proud to have transitioned from fossil fuels”

New partnership targets large-scale renewable energy projects in South Korea

Diode Ventures and Energy Innovation Partners have teamed up to form The Green Korea, which will finance, build and operate renewable and data infrastructure projects across the country

Equinor and bp hit key milestone for offshore wind in New York

The two companies have finalised the purchase and sale agreements with the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority for Empire Wind 2 and Beacon Wind 1 offshore wind projects

ScottishPower bags 17 solar PV projects

The projects have a combined capacity of 800MW

SSE Renewables eyes Dutch offshore wind

The company plans to enter bids into the tenders for the 1.4GW Hollandse Kust (west) Wind Farm Zone

CfD scheme to return money to electricity suppliers for the first time

Around £39 million is to be returned in the first quarter of 2022

Biden confirms biggest offshore wind lease sale

The lease areas are predicted to generate enough energy to power nearly two million homes

Government taken to court over ‘inadequate’ climate strategies

Friends of the Earth activists said the government’s ‘shocking’ commitments are not enough to deliver a low carbon future

EDF and DP team up for 1GW floating offshore wind venture

The renewable project will be based in Welsh and English waters, providing enough energy for more than 920k homes