Treasury Wine Estates to switch to 100% renewable energy by 2024

Its target forms part of a broader sustainability agenda that includes net zero carbon emissions by 2030

Salford City Council given £5m solar boost

The funding will help the council install 1,500 solar panels on its buildings as it aims to become carbon-neutral by 2038

Acer Group commits to 100% renewable energy by 2035

The company successfully achieved its target of reducing its carbon emissions by 60% worldwide last year

Government unleashes £562m to green more than 50k households

The nationwide home upgrade will help households save up to £450 a year on their energy bills

Scottish Water installs roof-mounted solar panels at treatment plant

The 174-panel installation is expected to help offset around 16% of the electricity required to operate Campbeltown Water Treatment Works

Solar and battery installation to cover 30% of the energy needs of Portsmouth International Port

The system is predicted to reduce annual emissions by 159 tonnes at the port

Nestlé invests in 250MW solar plant in Texas to support net zero journey

The food giant will purchase 100% of the renewable electricity generated by the project, which will start commercial operations in early 2021

German businesses ‘could use a surface as large as 10,000 football pitches for photovoltaics’

A space equivalent to 10,000 football pitches is available on the rooftops of supermarkets, logistics halls and retailers – it could host an estimated capacity of 6,750MW

Solar-powered beer: Sol is brewed with electricity from 100% solar sources

With more than 9,200 solar panels, a Dutch brewery powers beer production and generates enough surplus power to supply around 300 homes

Swansea schools ‘to save £6,200 every year’ on electricity bills with solar installations

Three schools will be fitted with a total of 220kW rooftop solar installations, which is forecast to reduce electricity bills by £6,200 a year