More than two-thirds of corporate business leaders say they’re more environmentally focussed following COVID-19 outbreak

Over two thirds of Britain’s corporate business leaders say they are now more environmentally conscious in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, according to new research.

British Gas Energy Trust launches £800k funding for households with energy debts

The funding will enhance the capacity of up to nine energy advice charities in nine areas most affected by the pandemic

Egyptian businesses win EBRD awards for closing gender gap in the energy sector

The Egyptian companies have promoted ‘green skills’ in the renewable energy sector and safe transport for women

New wave and solar system switched on in Gibraltar

Eco Wave Power has integrated eight solar panels on the surface of eight wave energy floaters

Elon Musk offers to make ventilators amid coronavirus crisis

The Tesla CEO said the company would step in to help make ventilators if there is a shortage in hospitals

Brazil welcomes its ‘largest solar plant’ with £143.5m investment

The solar plant will produce enough energy to supply a city of 1.4 million inhabitants

Scottish ‘green’ ice cream scoops away CO2

The £4m investment at Mackie’s of Scotland will fund the installation of a freezer powered by ammonia made from on-site biomass boilers

RBS banks on boosting clean energy lending with £1.1bn deal

Projects that can receive financing include onshore and offshore wind, solar farms, smart meters, energy from waste and biomass power

IFC provides $150m for green investments in Ukraine

The financing will enable small and medium sized businesses to invest in energy efficient machinery and upgrade their facilities with modern equipment

Climate change: UK shouldn’t wait for ‘shiny new’ tech but use solutions already available

Harriet Lamb, CEO of Ashden, calls on the government to aim for net zero emissions by 2030 instead of the current 2050 goal