Slovakia secures €459m to support coal phase out by 2023

The EU funds will support a ‘fair transition’ for the country’s metals and chemicals industries in the Upper Nitra, Košice and Banská Bystrica regions towards climate neutrality

Rolls-Royce and easyJet test ‘world-first’ aircraft engine running on hydrogen

The ground test was conducted on an early concept demonstrator using green hydrogen created by wind and tidal power

National Trust cuts fossil fuel use and generates half of its own energy

It has invested in more than 130 renewable energy projects as part of a nine-year programme, supporting its 2030 net zero goal

UK signs £4bn trade deal with Morocco

Projects for investment include renewable energy, water desalination, transport and infrastructure

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

UK launches £1.5m carbon-cutting AI programme

Projects sought for funding include uses of AI that could enable a faster transition to renewable energy and decarbonise industry by improving energy productivity

Electricity Generator Levy slammed by solar industry

With the new windfall tax, project development risks increase “significantly”, says a solar trade association

Solar on coal ash? ‘First-of-its-kind’ $216m pilot unveiled

A 100MW solar farm will be installed at the Shawnee Fossil Plant in Kentucky following environmental reviews and regulatory approval

Sono Motors and pepper debut electric bus with solar technology

The customised version of the solar bus kit that contains 14 semi-flexible solar modules to provide 1.3kW peak power

COP27: EU commits €35m to support Egypt’s Energy Wealth Initiative

The initiative aims to shut down 5,000MW of existing and inefficient gas-based power generation capacity and support 10,000MW of new renewables in Egypt