ENGIE signs renewable PPA to supply industrial consumers in Spain

The French utility will provide more than 400GWh of electricity a year to FORTIA, a company that manages energy supply for large industrial corporations

Hydrogen projects among winners of £90m funding to cut emissions

Hydrogen is a low or zero emission alternative to fossil fuels, which could be used to power industry and transport but is currently difficult and expensive to produce in bulk

Carbon Clean Solutions raises $16m for tech to lower industry emissions

Chevron Technology Ventures, Marubeni Corporation and WAVE Equity Partners are providing the financing

Telecommunications giant Orange signs solar PPA with Iberdrola

It will deliver 200GWh of solar power a year to 9,000 offices and buildings operated by Orange in Spain

RBS to stop lending to coal, oil and gas firms ‘without credible climate plan’

The group has also pledged to fully phase out coal financing by 2030

EDF acquires electric vehicle charging firm Pod Point

The acquisition is part of a newly formed joint venture with Legal & General Capital

Vattenfall inks 10-year solar PPA with Deutsche Telekom subsidiary

The solar farm being built in Germany will have a total capacity of 60MW and is expected to start generating electricity in mid-2021

New £1.2m study to explore ways of decarbonising the steel industry

It will aim to help eliminate the industry’s dependence on fossil fuels as the UK moves towards net zero carbon by 2050

Alok Sharma in charge of COP26 climate summit and BEIS

The MP for Reading West has been promoted from International Development Secretary as part of Boris Johnson’s reshuffle

Siemens builds Germany’s largest green power terminal for ships

It is expected to go into test operation within the 2020 cruise ship season and help reduce annual carbon emissions by more than 8,000 tons