Spanish football team Real Betis kicks off green plans with climate goal

It has officially joined the UN’s Climate Neutral Now initiative

New long term PPA inked for solar energy in Spain

The El Salobral plant is expected to generate enough electricity for more than 20,000 households

Spain taken to EU Court over heating and hot water metering failings

The Commission said the country has not complied with the rules under the Energy Efficiency Directive

Coal power plant
Spanish reduction in coal use saves €952m in health costs

Falling use of the fossil fuel over 2015 and 2016 led to a 40.5% decrease in associated health impacts

EU lends €26m to develop innovative parts for low emission vehicles

Cikautxo specialises in rubber and plastic components for the automotive sector

EU bank taken to court over €60m biomass loan

Environmental lawyers at ClientEarth alleges the European Investment Bank failed to apply ‘crucial environmental scrutiny’ to its funding decisions

Spain targets 100% renewable electricity by 2050

It also plans to ban the sale of new petrol or diesel cars by 2040

Spain scraps 7% solar tax in move to cut energy bills

Energy and Environment Minister Teresa Ribera said the move will make it easier for consumers to install panels

UK joins global coalition to deliver net zero emissions

A total of 19 countries have committed to publishing long term strategies by 2020 and taking action in support of the Paris climate agreement

‘World’s tallest self-erecting turbine tower’ installed in Spain

It has been installed in under two weeks without the use of large cranes