Green signal: UK railway track directly powered by solar in ‘world first’

Around 100 solar panels will supply renewable electricity to power the signalling and lights on Network Rail’s route between London and Weymouth

Net zero: UK will miss carbon target without ‘urgent action’

The Science and Technology Committee has slammed the government for ‘unacceptable’ cutbacks and slow progress and set out 10 steps it should take to ensure the goal is met

Moixa and EO Charging team up to drive solar and storage solution

The system will allow consumers to use the electricity generated from their solar panels to charge their EV battery as well as store energy for use in their homes

Iberdrola awarded 149MW solar energy contract in Portugal

The solar power plants will be built in two regions – the Algarve and the Tajo Valley

Amazon to deliver renewable energy in the US and Ireland

The wind and solar farm will supply power to Amazon Web Services’ data centres

Global energy storage capacity to exceed 1,000GW by 2040

It will require a total investment of $662bn over the next two decades

National Grid buys renewables developer in $100m deal

The acquisition of Geronimo Energy was made through the grid operator’s non-regulated unit, National Grid Ventures

Finnish fund targets 850MW of renewable energy capacity

It will invest in a diversified portfolio of ready-to-build utility-scale solar and wind projects in Europe and the US

Toyota to start public road trials of solar-powered cars

The demonstration car consists of a system that charges the battery while the vehicle is parked as well as when it is being driven

French utility ENGIE to buy energy services company Conti

The acquisition is part of the company’s strategy to offer its clients the possibility of achieving a zero carbon transition