One EV was registered in the UK every 180 seconds during 2020

Go Ultra Low highlights that despite the coronavirus pandemic shutting showrooms, EV sales soared by 140% last year compared to 2019

Government unleashes £213m of new funding to tackle climate change and COVID-19

The money will be used to equip the scientists, universities and research institutes across the UK with state-of-the-art technology

5G networks ‘can be up to 90% greener than 4G systems’

Nokia and Telefónica note as data traffic exponentially rises, 5G networks will need to be equipped with a number of sustainable hardware and software features to keep related emissions as low as possible

‘AI will reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 16% in next three to five years’

Nearly half of 400 businesses surveyed are already using AI for climate action

New platform launched to measure and visualise global emissions

The Climate Action Engine will help oil and gas companies reduce emissions by providing data to inform decision-making and evaluate whether climate actions are having an impact

Apple ‘dodges difficult questions about sustainability and repairability of its products’

The Environmental Audit Committee says the tech giant has continued to ‘swerve questions’ and avoided an honest discussion about electronic waste

Tokamak Energy wins $580k from US Government to tackle fusion challenges

The business, which is working to accelerate the development of commercial fusion power, has received the new financing from the Department of Energy

Fabrication begins on Gravitricity’s £1 million trial energy storage demonstrator

Winch specialist Huisman has now begun creating the gravity-based equipment, which will be trialled early next year in Edinburgh, Scotland

Dixons Carphone becomes the ‘first tech retailer’ to join EV100

The electronics and telecoms retailer has pledged to build new EV charging infrastructure and deploy a miles-per-gallon strategy for its drivers

Cyberhawk secures drone maintenance contract with US utility

The drone-based inspection firm won the contract for the work in California through a competitive tender process