Ionomr Innovations raises $15m for its hydrogen production technology

It will allow the technology firm to further scale its ion exchange membranes and polymers that are fundamental to the acceleration of the hydrogen economy

Barclays launches green mortgages for buy-to-let homes

Customers looking to buy new build homes to rent that are energy efficient will be rewarded with lower interest rates on their mortgage

Blackstone launches new credit platform for clean energy

It is part of the private capital giant’s plan to invest $100bn over 10 years in energy transition and climate change solutions

Aviva Investors to hold company directors accountable for failing on climate

The UK investment fund also expects companies to adopt a target for net zero emissions by 2050 and wants executive pay to be linked to sustainability goals

UK hosts African conference on green transition

The UK will look to increase investment opportunities across the continent and help push forward cleaner infrastructure

Skyven Tech raises $4m to scale industrial emissions reductions

It uses AI to identify opportunities to cut fossil fuel consumption and an IoT platform to process real-time operating data for purposes ranging from carbon accounting to risk management

New decarbonisation fund seeks to scale ‘boldest ideas’ in climate tech

Energy Impact Partners’ in-house team works closely with its strategic investors to identify, invest in and scale disruptive innovation from the early idea stages through to commercial success

‘UK faces damages of more than £1 billion per year by 2050 with a temperature rise of 2°C’

The UK is facing 61 climate risks, according to the UK’s third Climate Change Risk Assessment

Major shareholder: Unilever has ‘lost the plot’ in sustainability drive

Terry Smith from Fundsmith has claimed the business has become more focussed on its environmental impact than running the business

Taiwanese financial firm banks on renewables in 2050 net zero drive

E.SUN FHC has pledged to use 100% renewable energy by 2030 and become a net zero bank by 2050