Drax and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries sign negative emissions project deal

Drax Group and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Engineering, part of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group, have agreed a long-term contract for Drax to use its...

Climatists are sceptical, as Johnson urges ‘Green Marshall plan’ on G7 leaders

Influential environmental campaigners E3G have given a guarded welcome to the government’s reported intention to urge a ‘green Marshall plan’ on world leaders meeting...

Ecotricity sells Electric Highway to Gridserve

Ecotricity has today confirmed the sale of Electric Highway – a charging network for EVs, to Gridserve. The sale will enable Ecotricity to focus on...

Majority of UK manufacturers prioritising flexible energy models in post-pandemic recovery

Manufacturing businesses are heavily focussed on flexible generation and distribution alongside decarbonisation of their energy use in the wake of the pandemic. This is...

TotalEnergies to add 2,200 new EV charging points in Amsterdam

TotalEnergies is to add 2,200 new chargers to Amsterdam's current public EV charging network by the autumn of 2022. The 1,100 chargers, each equipped with...

Northern Gas and Power takes the lead role in Net Zero Week 2021

Northern Gas and Power is the Principal Sponsor of the UK's first Net Zero Week which will run from July 17-23, 2021. The government and...

Powerhouse cops Glasgow docks for second plastics-to-hydrogen plant

The clean hydrogen love affair between waste plastic recyclers Powerhouse Energy and landlords Peel NRE has deepened, with the duo’s announcement of a location...

‘Blow harder for Net Zero and deliver 108GW wind by 2035’, Imperial tells Johnson

The Conservatives’ aspiration to deliver 40GW of offshore turbines by the end of the decade lacks puff in its intended decarbonisation of the UK...

‘Green power’ REGO certificates rise 50% in price since January, Cornwall Insight finds

Demand from big corporate power buyers has pushed prices of REGO certificates up by a half in less than four months, the latest ‘Green...

Survey: Motorists believe Government needs extra 20 years to ban sale of petrol and...

New research has found that two thirds of motorists show a real lack of confidence in the UK meeting the Government’s ban on the...

On-site generation revealed as key net zero tactic for businesses, but more support is...

A new report has revealed that 50% of businesses are planning to invest in on-site generation as part of their decarbonisation strategies, despite the...

“Expensive” insulation means one-third of UK homeowners refuse to plug Europe’s leakiest homes: PWC

Payback lags averaging ten years on the builders’ bills needed to improve Europe’s leakiest homes are putting the Johnson government’s 2050 Net Zero goal...

Silicon-dominant extreme fast charge EV batteries to scale up for mass production

StoreDot, a pioneer of extreme fast charging (XFC) battery technology for electric vehicles (EVs), has announced a new framework agreement with its strategic battery...

Council installs BP Chargemaster EV chargers at car parks

South Derbyshire District Council has installed 16 new BP Chargemaster electric vehicle fast charging points at two of its car parks. The fast chargers, where...

Data centre op Cyrus One achieves 100% renewable power in Europe

A major data centre operator has committed itself to using wholly carbon-free electricity to keep the lights blinking on its racks. London-headquartered Cyrus One says...

Heathrow pilots – plus refuelling crews – pilot UK’s first sustainable jet fuel pilot

Britain’s busiest airport today announced an experiment to refuel jets with 100% renewable fuel, now successfully pumped through its distribution network. Supplied by oil trader...

Beckham invests in EV specialist Lunaz Design

David Beckham has taken a 10% stake in Silverstone-based Lunaz Design, a company that converts classic cars to electric using a modular electric powertrain...

Latest issue of Modern Fleet magazine

Issue 4 of our new EV magazine Modern Fleet is available to ready today online or via the new App. If you are interested in...

Technologies evolving in the stationary storage market

The stationary energy storage market is growing fast, both Front-of-the-Meter (FTM) and Behind-the-Meter (BTM), with the market size expected to be tens of billions by...

Welford joins EV range prediction specialist Spark

Experienced automotive industry executive Richard Welford, has been appointed as a non-executive director at range prediction specialist, Spark EV Technology. Welford brings more than 35...