Nearly 78% of microbusinesses ‘don’t fully understand net zero’

Almost 67% of small firms have never sought information on how to reduce their carbon footprint, according to a report

Bright future for Australian solar research with $45m funding boost

The funding will extend operations of the Australian Centre for Advanced Photovoltaics in conducting solar research to 2030

EDF seeks academic partners to explore impacts of utility-scale solar on biodiversity

The research will focus on Longfield Solar Farm, a new project proposed by EDF Renewables and Padero Solar on around 380 hectares of arable farmland near Chelmsford in Essex

New partnership announced for floating offshore wind research

It will initially consist of three PhD projects, each focusing on a different aspect of offshore wind development, including the simulation of floating offshore wind turbine systems, design optimisation of these systems and environmental concerns

Droughts two years ago worst since 1766

Recent drought levels have not been seen since before American independence

UK plastic waste to be counted by thousands of Britons

A campaign will help households measure their plastic footprint

“Customers struggling to pay their bills may suffer from poor wellbeing”

More than half of water customers believe they will struggle to pay a utility bill in the coming months, according to an Ofwat survey

Don’t look up: mind the debris between Earth and space!

An influx of debris is endangering the space environment, new research suggests

Iberdrola and Hamad Bin Khalifa Uni collaborate on smart grid cybersecurity

The organisations have partnered to enhance the technology being used in smart grid field deployments in Qatar

‘Methane and CO2 emissions broke new record in 2021’

The annual increase of atmospheric methane in 2021 was the largest in the last 39 years, according to new research