Biden sets plan for seven major offshore wind farms

The plan is expected to support President Biden’s target for 30GW of offshore wind by 2030

Boris’ Ten Point Plan has attracted £5.8bn investment in green projects so far

Since its announcement by the Prime Minister last November, the plan has also led to 56,000 new jobs in clean industries

Clearloop breaks ground on ‘first’ US solar farm financed by carbon offsets

The 1MW Jackson solar farm will reclaim 60 million pounds of carbon, financed by companies including Vista Equity Partners, Coolperx, Impact Snacks, Hello Bello and Aether Diamonds

SEforALL and Google launch initiative to decarbonise global electricity systems

They are developing a 24/7 Carbon-free Energy Compact, with plans to build a global coalition of companies, governments and others interested in fully decarbonising their energy consumption

PPL Corporation aims for net zero emissions by 2050

Through 2020, the US energy supplier reduced its emissions by nearly 60% from 2010 levels

Bank of America invests $314m in NY Green Bank

The financing will enable NY Green Bank to invest in more clean energy and sustainable infrastructure projects across the state, in support of New York’s goal to reduce emissions by 40% by 2030

Shell buys Inspire Energy in net zero carbon push

The company says the acquisition supports Shell’s goal to become a major provider of renewable and low carbon energy

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority plans ‘largest and smartest’ government net zero building

The total energy used by DEWA’s new headquarters, called Al Shera’a, will be equal to or less than the energy produced on site annually

Governments of 23 countries announce $250bn investment in clean energy

This investment is part of the second phase of the Mission Innovation initiative, which was launched alongside the Paris Agreement in 2015

San Diego Gas & Electric aims to reach net zero by 2045

It covers all Scope 1, 2 and 3 emissions, which means the company would eliminate not only its own direct emissions but also those generated by customers