Brunel University London lands €875k to cut waste, water and energy use from industry

The EU funding makes up a share of more than €10m in total finance aimed at cutting waste, water and energy use from industry

North West to invest £7bn to boost low carbon industry skills

Led by the University of Chester and Manchester Metropolitan University, the Cluster skills roadmap aims to identify skills and technology gaps across industries as businesses prepare to meet the government’s target of net zero emissions by 2050

ENGIE signs renewable PPA to supply industrial consumers in Spain

The French utility will provide more than 400GWh of electricity a year to FORTIA, a company that manages energy supply for large industrial corporations

Hydrogen projects among winners of £90m funding to cut emissions

Hydrogen is a low or zero emission alternative to fossil fuels, which could be used to power industry and transport but is currently difficult and expensive to produce in bulk

Academic appointed to develop proposal for new industrial decarbonisation centre in the UK

She will work with academics, industry, policymakers and other stakeholders to develop a proposal for the Industrial Decarbonisation Research and Innovation Centre

New partnership targets industrial-scale carbon capture projects

Svante and Cross River Infrastructure have joined forces to develop projects at ‘half the capital cost’ of existing solutions

Chemicals giant Linde buys 20% stake in UK hydrogen firm ITM Power

The two companies are also forming a new 50:50 joint venture to develop hydrogen power for major industrial projects

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US coal exports reach five-year high in 2018

They have risen since 2016 as international prices have made it more economic for US producers to sell the fuel source overseas

Government consults on creation of industrial energy efficiency fund

It is inviting views on the design of the £315 million Industrial Energy Transformation Fund

Up to £6m offered to boost business energy efficiency uptake

The government is inviting applications for a share of the funding under a new competition open until 8th May 2019