National Grid ESO on a mission to free up space for net zero

The initiative aims to make connections to the national electricity transmission network more quickly

Net zero could be delayed by decades, says IEA

IEA Executive Director Fatih Birol has said net zero could be severely delayed without international collaboration

SBTi and Mission Possible Partnership to provide ‘simplified roadmap’ for decarbonisation

They will help accelerate the decarbonisation of companies in high-emitting sectors in line with the Paris climate agreement

Energy Impact Partners raises €390m to accelerate net zero transition

Its European Fund will target ‘mission-driven’ companies with established products, markets and customers across the full spectrum of the energy transition

‘Unprecedented’ €1bn financing secured for 2.6GW of renewable energy projects

It will consist of more than 50 projects of predominantly solar and onshore wind farms in Spain and Portugal

Accenture snaps up climate strategy consultancy Carbon Intelligence

The consultancy is focused on helping businesses understand their overall carbon footprint and ways to reduce them using Science-based Targets initiative strategies

Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners close €3bn green hydrogen fund

It will invest in next-generation renewable energy infrastructure, including industrial scale power-to-x projects

Air Products and ABP partner for large-scale UK green hydrogen production plant

The plant at the Port of Immingham would import green ammonia – which would be used to produce green hydrogen – from locations operated by Air Products and its partners globally

Masdar and TANESCO in renewable energy tie-up in Tanzania

The two companies have joined forces to develop 2GW of green energy projects in the East African country

UK looking at more relief to energy-hungry industries

Big energy users could soon claim an exemption of up to 100% of their environmental and policy costs