Volkswagen and bp team up to rollout ultra-fast EV charging across Europe

They have signed a memorandum of understanding for their collaboration, which will see the rollout of EV chargers at Aral sites in Germany and bp retail sites across Europe

Pension giant Nest appoints Octopus Renewables to invest ‘millions’ in green energy

It is committing an estimated £250m this year in the UK and Europe, which is part of a potential £1.4bn investment by the end of the decade

Fleet electrification ‘vital to drive wider adoption of EVs’

A new study from EY and Eurelectric claims fleet electrification is essential to Europe’s environmental goals

DHL Freight and Volvo Trucks team up to electrify trucks for longer distances

They will conduct pilot tests of an all-electric Volvo FH truck with gross combination weights of up to 60 tons, operating between two DHL Freight logistics terminals in Sweden, a distance of around 150km, from March

Ford commits to 100% EVs in Europe by 2030, investing $22bn in the process

The announcement is supported by the carmaker’s $1bn investment into the ‘Ford Cologne Electrification Centre’

Siemens Energy and Air Liquide team up for hydrogen production in Europe

They intend to focus their activities in the co-creation of industrial-scale hydrogen projects in collaboration with customers, especially in France and Germany

NortH2: Equinor and RWE join Europe’s largest green hydrogen project

The project aims to generate around 4GW of green hydrogen using renewable power from offshore wind off the coast of Netherlands by 2030 and more than 10GW by 2040

Petrochemicals giant INEOS launches new clean hydrogen business

It will be headquartered in the UK and is part of the company’s drive towards net zero carbon emissions

P&G unveils new refillable shampoo bottles

It includes a bottle made with 100% aluminium and recyclable refill pouch that has been made using 60% less plastic

Packaging business DS Smith targets 30% carbon reduction by 2030

It is partnering with World Kinect Energy Services to manage its energy consumption for its recycling, paper and packaging sites across 26 countries in Europe