Octopus Renewables Infrastructure Trust switches on 48MW Swedish wind farm

The project was the company’s first investment

Hydrogen could rule with an iron fist!

Fossil-free hydrogen was used to create sponge iron as part of an initiative that is forecast to cut nearly 90% of emissions associated with steelmaking

Vattenfall launches ‘fossil-free’ hydrogen study that could slash Sweden’s total emissions by 20%

The energy company will work with the Swedish fuel company Preem to produce ‘fossil-free’ hydrogen for biofuel production

Swedish council votes in favour of nuclear waste disposal facility

The final decision now lies with the Swedish Government and is the last remaining decision point for developer SKB to obtain the construction licence for the repository in Forsmark

Borealis granted €250m to develop circular economy solutions for plastics

It will enable the company to intensify the development of polyolefins-based circular solutions used in a wide range of applications in consumers products, packaging and power transmission cabling

New €40.5m EU initiative for battery research charges ahead

The BATTERY 2030+ programme’s goal is to create more environmentally friendly and safer batteries with better performance, greater storage options and longer life

Almost 70% of people are ‘worried about climate change’

Nearly a third of citizens see climate change as the most pressing global issue in the world today, according to a new report

Sweden moves one step closer to green steel

Energy firm Vattenfall, steel company SSAB and mining group LKAB are working on a project which aims to deliver the ‘world’s first’ fossil-free iron ore pellets

Iberdrola agrees 9GW Swedish offshore wind deal

The projects are expected to commence operations in 2029

Wooden wind turbine towers project bags €6.5m EU grant

The funding will support the construction of the first commercial wooden turbine tower