EU Commission approves €380m funding for new green projects

Projects will support nature and biodiversity, circular economy, climate change mitigation and adaptation while contributing to the clean energy transition across Europe

EU commits €10bn to support regions most affected by green transition

It will finance public investments away from fossil fuels while leaving no one behind, including communities that have relied on coal mining and polluting industries

Sweden granted €155.7m for ‘just’ climate transition

The EU fund will also support the country’s ambition to achieve climate-neutrality by 2045

Austria to receive €136m to support transition to climate neutrality

The Commission has adopted the Territorial Just Transition Plans for Austria together with the first funding under the Just Transition Fund worth €76m

OQ Chemicals turns to green energy to support climate-neutral goals

It has stopped generating electricity from natural gas at its Oberhausen power plant, while its sites in Monheim am Rhein, Houston and Amsterdam already use 100% renewable power

bp and thyssenkrupp ink deal to decarbonise steel production

They will explore supply solutions for both blue and green hydrogen, as well as electricity form solar and wind farms through the use of power purchase agreements

DB Schenker goes fossil-free on Swedish island of Gotland

Schenker Akeri has taken over all distribution transport on the island and rolled out four electric trucks and two hybrids from Scania

Volvo Cars raises €500m for electric transformation

The company previously pledged towards becoming a fully electric carmaker by 2030 and becoming climate-neutral and circular by 2040

More than 100 EU cities commit to climate-neutrality by 2030

These cities have been selected by the EU to receive support in achieving net zero

Swedish home appliance manufacturer Electrolux reduces emissions by 78%

The company reduced its Scope 1 and 2 greenhouse gas emissions in 2021, compared to 2015 levels