Scottish wind farm to raise emergency fund amid coronavirus crisis

Point and Sandwick Trust on the Isle of Lewis is to divert all spare income to set up a pandemic support fund for the local community

Statkraft buys Vattenfall’s EV charging network in UK

The company, which had previously bought two European EV charging companies, aims to “contribute to the transition to a renewable energy powered transport sector in the UK”

Glasgow substation to get £4m upgrade

Around 23,000 homes and businesses in east Glasgow set to benefit from the investment

CHANEL pledges to get 100% renewable electricity in the bag by 2025

The French fashion label has also committed to halving its carbon dioxide emissions by 2030

Ancala wraps up ‘largest wind farm’ acquisition in Cyprus

The wind farm comprises 41 wind turbines and produces around 5% of Cyprus’ entire electricity generation

The world’s smelliest fruit ‘could become a super power bank’

Scientists claim to have converted the fruits’ waste portions into super-capacitors that can be used to store electricity efficiently

‘Majority of smart meters being deployed are now SMETS2’

More than four million SMETS2 meters have now been installed, according to the Data Communications Company

Is business leading the net-zero agenda?

The UK energy and sustainability agenda is rapidly changing, and with it the role of energy and sustainability professionals. The commitment to deliver net zero emissions has certainly presented a new challenge to navigate, and a new mandate to bring about change.

Climate change news coverage up 68% in US during 2019

Although news coverage increased from 142 minutes to 238 minutes, it still made up only 0.7% of overall broadcasts, according to a new study

Moldova’s city of Balti granted €1.2m to roll out green buses

The new trolleybuses will operate on electricity to address the environmental challenges of the city