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UN appealing for $51bn to save 230m from climate disaster

This is a record amount, as floods and droughts continue to rise

Latest round of heat networks funding open to businesses and public sector

They are invited to bid for grant support for the development of new and existing green heat networks under the fourth round of the Green Heat Network Fund

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

Dandelion Energy raises $70m to scale geothermal heating and cooling

The company claims its heating and cooling solutions allow homeowners to save up to 50% on their bills and reduce carbon emissions by up to 80%

US offers $250m for energy efficiency upgrades in homes and businesses

States can apply to establish loan funds to invest in energy audits and energy saving upgrades and retrofits of residential and commercial buildings

COP27: Eight countries pledge $105.6m for Global Environment Facility

Denmark, Finland, Germany, Ireland, Slovenia, Sweden, Switzerland and the Walloon Region of Belgium will provide the financing for climate adaptation in developing countries

West Sussex granted £1.8m to plug in EV chargers

The funding will enable the county council to part-fund up to 450 on-street charge points and 100 in public car parks

UN to deploy satellite-based system to track methane emissions from space

The Methane Alert and Response System (MARS), launched at the COP27 climate summit, is a data-to-action platform to get policy-relevant data for emissions mitigation

Scotland announces £17.6m to fuel green heat economy

It is part of the Heat in Buildings Supply Chains Delivery Plan, which sets out the practical steps that will be taken to support the growth of the green heat industry

UK looks to provide loans to countries impacted by climate change

Debts due to climate shocks will also be deferred