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'Boom and bust': Are coal and oil on the brink of permanent decline?

Two reports out this week have highlighted how developments across 2021 are set to catalyse policy and technological trends that could catalyse the retreat of fossil fuels across the global energy system At times the fossil fuel economy can seem indefatigable. The latest figures from the International Energy... go to Article >

Inflation Reduction Act: 10 ways it will turbocharge US climate action (and one way it won't)

11 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

The landmark legislation's climate provisions could unlock billions of dollars of low carbon investment and millions of green jobs - but it also paves the way for new fossil fuel infrastructure After decades of gridlock,... read more

IRENA: 'Radical' short-term action required to pull climate goals back from brink

143 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Investment in renewables and other clean technologies must reach $5.7tr a year by 2030, Abu Dhabi based body warns The world's leading renewables authority has this morning raised the alarm that governments continued... read more

Coal-powered recovery drove carbon emissions to record high in 2021, IEA warns

164 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Latest figures are evidence world has failed to deliver sustainable economic recovery from Covid-19, agency warns More carbon emissions were produced by the global energy sector in 2021 than ever before, as soaring... read more

Octopus Real Estate doles out £26m in loans to four UK green housing projects

0 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

The loans form part of the £175m Greener Homes Alliance with Homes England Housing projects comprising more than 80 new sustainable homes in Bristol, Sussex, Cambridgeshire and London are set to benefit from... read more

The good, the bad and the tasty of the US Inflation Reduction Act

0 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

The Inflation Reduction Act is now law and providing the food sector a whole new world of possibilities As I am sure you've read on every website that ever existed, President Joe Biden signed the Inflation Reduction Act... read more

Are modular homes are making a comeback?

0 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

And how can prefab homes get us closer to circularity? Let's have a short discussion on mobile, manufactured and modular homes. Exciting, amiright? All three of these home types have a bad rap based on the (generally)... read more

Green aluminium: Indian firms join forces to fuel smelter with 24-hour renewable power

0 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Project aims to power Hindalco’s Aditya Aluminium smelter with solar, wind and hydro pump storage provided by Greenko Group A novel project to power an aluminium smelter with round-the-clock, 100 per cent renewable... read more

Study: Majority of green heating systems produce zero direct emissions

0 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Research carried out for Scottish Government assessed operational emissions impact of raft of low carbon technologies such as heat pumps, heat networks, and hydrogen and biomass boilers Many leading low carbon heating... read more

'Self-driving revolution': Government sets out vision for autonomous cars backed by £100m funding

0 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Government claims self-driving cars could be on UK roads by 2025 under plans unveiled today Self-driving vehicles could be on UK roads by as soon as 2025 under plans unveiled today by the Department for Transport, which is... read more

Hy spirits: Arbikie Distillery given green light for onshore wind and hydrogen project

0 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Wind turbine and electrolyser at the Montrose distillery in Scotland which will produce green hydrogen to power production of whisky, gin and vodka Whisky, gin and vodka produced using green hydrogen energy could soon be on... read more

Why we need to double down on net zero to get through the energy crisis

0 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Putting a net zero plan in place makes commercial, environmental and reputational sense - but businesses need policy support from the next PM, writes npower Business Solutions CEO Anthony Ainsworth The government's Net Zero... read more