A guide to commodity costs

Keep an eye on your non-commodity costs with the EIC’s guide to the taxes, costs and expenses that make up your energy bills

Electric Hydrogen secures $198m for fossil-free production

The investment will support the start-up in scaling its electrolyser technology and the manufacturing and deployment of demonstration projects at a large scale for industrial customers

Sydney Uni gives $75k net zero funding

These grants will go towards projects focussed on decarbonising different industries

How does finance become net zero?

Watch this Pathway to Net Zero Session from the inaugural Big Zero Show to find out

‘Net zero will more than double Australian energy bills’

A new report claims closing coal-fired power stations isn’t the way to go

New UK trial to ‘nudge’ people into making greener pension choices

Dubbed the ‘Green Nudge’, the trial will test the impact of behavioural nudges and messages on increasing saver engagement and how it could translate into greener pension decision-making

UK pension schemes required to disclose climate alignment of portfolios

Pension savers will, for the first time, be able to see the impact of their investments and better understand how climate risks are being considered and mitigated

German medium-sized firms offered offshore wind stakes and PPAs

RWE and Commerzbank are creating the ‘Green Mittelstand Fund’, which they claim will offer medium-sized companies the opportunity to secure green electricity through long term PPAs for the first time

Legal & General invests £8m more in UK heat pump technology firm

The financial services company bought a stake in Kensa Group in April 2020

Planet Fund: Sky backs £100m climate investment fund for start-ups

Set up by Founders Factory, the Fund will be chaired by Sir Ian Cheshire and will focus on decarbonisation, resource prevention and the circular economy