Old EV batteries secure energy storage second life

The Australian Government has backed innovative battery technology with AUD$1.4 million

Investment in the global energy transition topped $500bn in 2020

Solar and wind received the bulk of renewable investments globally, according to a new report

Total ends American Petroleum Institute membership ‘due to difference in opinion regarding climate’

The energy giant noted one factor was the API’s support of US politicians campaigning to stay out of the Paris Agreement

UK’s net zero transition to ‘impact almost 10m jobs in high-emitting industries’

A new study shows that in some of Britain’s poorest regions, more than two-in-five jobs are in a high-emitting industry

Eight energy majors agree on six ‘energy transition principles’ towards net zero

The ‘principles’ aim to support industry’s contribution to the Paris Agreement objectives

ExxonMobil pledges to cut emissions from upstream activities by up to 20% by 2025

The US oil giant has also committed to reducing its flaring and methane intensity by up to 45% and 50% respectively

Coventry University academics launch book to address rural electrification challenges

The work explores future energy technologies, the role of renewable energy systems and the threat of climate change

GE teams up with Veolia to reduce cement production emissions with recycled wind turbine blades

The partnership aims to replace raw materials, such as coal, sand and clay in US cement manufacturing facilities with ground-up turbine blades

Denmark to end oil and gas exploration in North Sea by 2050

The Danish Parliament has approved the cancellation of new oil and gas permits

Italian energy group Snam targets net zero emissions by 2040

It is investing €6.7bn to support energy infrastructure projects, focused on ‘hydrogen ready’ replacements, digitalisation and decarbonisation