American showers send 1.7 trillion gallons of water down the drain every year

The Alliance for Water Efficiency says that’s enough to fill 2.6 million Olympic swimming pools

First oil produced from North Sea development

The Garten field is producing more than 16,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day

New York goes sunny side up with community solar scheme

A new programme aims to provide no-cost community solar to 10,000 low-income people

US insurers ‘betraying public’ with continued coal investment

None of the nation’s nine leading insurers assessed in a new report have taken significant action

Picture of a headshot of US President Donald Trump.
Trump on climate change report: ‘I don’t believe it’

He dismissed his own government’s report which warns of the devastating impacts of climate change on the health and economy of the US

UK-US giant Antarctic glacier research mission begins

They will explore a potential rise in global sea levels and possible global disruptions due to climate change

Oil, gas majors spending 1.3% of investment on green energy

New research suggests European firms are investing more on low carbon energy compared to their rivals in the US and Asia

New York State offers 800MW of offshore wind contracts

The move marks the first step toward the state’s goal of installing 2.4GW of offshore wind by 2030

US awards $53m to advance solar energy technologies

The projects aim to lower the cost of solar power and support a growing workforce

US coal plant transforms into clean energy hub

The facility in Michigan will provide up to 168MW of power to its business tenants