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'We will be the biggest green energy company in the world': Bankrolled by UAE, Masdar embarks on its 100GW journey

Abu Dhabi's state-owned renewable energy giant Masdar is undergoing a restructure of its ownership, while ramping up its overall clean energy goal to 100GW by 2030 Masdar, Abu Dhabi's state-owned clean energy company, harbours some seriously lofty ambitions. "The current plan is that we are going to be the... go to Article >

Blue sky thinking: Could a car park in Coventry mark a $1tr frontier for flying taxis and delivery drones?

29 Days ago Finance Source:

Analysts, investors, and the UK government believe a major new market for eVTOL vehicles is poised for take off - BusinessGreen was sent to Coventry to investigate A car park in Coventry is probably not the first place... read more

'The Carbon Bankroll': Are businesses ignoring how their cash is contributing to climate change?

7 Days ago Finance Source:

New study reveals that for some of the world's largest businesses their biggest source of carbon emissions is to be found in their cash reserves What is the largest source of carbon emissions for most businesses? Anyone who... read more

Ecotricity seeks new owner as Dale Vince eyes move into politics

55 Days ago Finance Source:

Entrepreneur claims £2bn investment needed to fund Ecotricity’s 2.5GW green energy project pipeline, as he looks to play a role in 'most important general election of our lives' Dale Vince is looking for a new owner for... read more

Climate risk rules, plastic taxes, and heat pump grants: Businesses face April deluge of new green policies

55 Days ago Finance Source:

A string of policy reforms, tax tweaks, and grant schemes designed to support the green economy have come into effect in the UK this month, all of which could play a sizeable role in accelerating the development of a greener economy... read more

'Each wind turbine and solar panel is a step forward in the fight': IEA publishes roadmap for slashing Europe's dependence on Russian gas

84 Days ago Finance Source:

European Union could reduce imports of Russian gas from 155 billion cubic barrels in 2021 to 105 BCM at the end of 2022 by ending new business with Russian gas producers, rolling out energy efficiency and clean heat technologies and... read more

Global Briefing: IEA hints at plan to make energy data a 'public good'

139 Days ago Finance Source:

Green GDP metrics, renewables-powered coal ports, and all the big green business stories from around the world this week IEA indicates it could make its data publicly available The International Energy Agency (IEA) is... read more

Masdar taps ENGIE and TotalEnergies for UAE green hydrogen projects

125 Days ago Finance Source:

Abu Dhabi clean energy giant is seeking to develop a green hydrogen hub in the UAE to support production of green shipping and aviation fuels Clean energy giant Masdar has unveiled plans for two of its first green... read more

Are Europe's leading banks flouting their net zero pledges?

101 Days ago Finance Source:

New analysis reveals Net Zero Banking Alliance members funnelled $33bn towards expanding oil and gas production over past year, but banks insist they are working to reduce their exposure to fossil fuels Scores of Europe's... read more

'We want to be guiding stars': Inside Polestar's quest to deliver a 'truly climate-neutral' electric car by 2030

92 Days ago Finance Source:

Swedish EV brand is working with host or pioneering metals, electronics and other suppliers to shrink carbon footprint of its cars to zero by end of the decade Electric vehicles (EVs) have been one of the biggest success... read more

Global Briefing: Greenpeace's Jennifer Morgan appointed as Germany's climate envoy

104 Days ago Finance Source:

Germany's climate diplomacy coup, Duke Energy's ambitious new coal phase out plans, and all the big green business news from around the world this week Greenpeace International boss Jennifer Morgan appointed as Germany's... read more