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Energy transition may come from out of this world!

Energy transition may come from out of this world! :The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) along with the European Space Agency (ESA) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to team up working on the use of space data to boost the energy transition. The alliance will ensure the 2 agencies work together on the use…
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Beyond Meat boss says meat goods should be taxed

Beyond Meat boss says meat goods should be taxed: A new tax on meat products should be brought in to help people curtail meat consumption as well as support companies in search of climate friendly food substitutes. Ethan Brown, Founder of the Los Angeles based manufacturer Beyond Meat, told BBC about his support for a…
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1st hydrogen double decker bus given to Birmingham

1st hydrogen double decker bus given to Birmingham: The 1st out of 20 hydrogen fuel cell double decker buses was transported to Birmingham, they are planned to be up and running  at a later date this year. It is carried out by Birmingham City Council’s Clean Air Hydrogen Bus Pilot, that focuses on tackling the…
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£15m provided for sustainable aviation fuel technology

£15m provided for sustainable aviation fuel technology: The Department of Transport is providing £15 million funds by way of its ‘Green Fuels, Green Skies’ competition to businesses  generating sustainable aviation fuels (SAF). The contest was initiated on behalf of the Prime Minister’s Ten Point Plan this year in March & 8 companies have been finalised…
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£80m government fund for 1 million trees to be planted

£80m government fund for 1 million trees to be planted: The government will give £80 million in funds to back 2,500 green jobs, plant nearly 1 million trees as well as speed up nature recovery throughout the UK. The Green Recovery Challenge Fund will give money for 90 projects focused on making ‘insect pathways’ into…
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1/3 of all global assets come from sustainable investments

1/3 of all global assets come from sustainable investments: Global sustainable investment climbed to $35.3 trillion (£25.6tn) throughout 5 major markets at the beginning of 2020 – over a third of entire assets under management. As reported by the most current report by the Global Sustainable Investment Alliance (GSIA), which says the figure was a…
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bp & EnBW present £10bn bid to increase Scottish energy

bp & EnBW present £10bn bid to increase Scottish energy: bp and EnBW put forward a bid for offshore wind in Scotland that may establish the country a worldwide leader within the field as well as boost its energy development. The bid contains a possible £10 billion of funding for a 2.9GW offshore wind farm,…
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To meet UK net zero more steps on EV charging needed

To meet UK net zero more steps on EV charging needed: New measures must be established to guarantee electric vehicle (EV) charging infrastructure fulfils demand before the 2030 ban on selling new petrol & diesel cars. That’s reported by the new study from the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA), which recognises the advancement made with…
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UK needs to make use of free market to stop climate crisis

UK needs to make use of free market to stop climate crisis: The UK must make use of the free market to halt the climate crisis at the same time reject  ‘green protectionism’ as reported by a new trade report. The ‘Green Trade’ report written by the Board of Trade asserts free markets are crucial…
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REA-Extra government steps needed to reach net zero

REA-Extra government steps needed to reach net zero: Even though improvement has been done in the decarbonisation of UK energy, net zero goals risk not being attained because of ‘gaps in policy & investment’. That’s the ruling coming from the Association for Renewable Energy and Clean Technology (REA), it believes that regardless of clean power…
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