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Mayors put forward a 'green and just' Covid-19 recovery plan

Mayors put forward a 'green and just' Covid-19 recovery plan

The C40 Cities network has announced its agenda for delivering a sustainable and equitable recovery plan from the pandemic and calls for support for the vision from national government.

Blockchain energy platform launched by European consortium

Blockchain energy platform launched by European consortium

The consortium contends that we must prepare for a future in which we are largely dependent on consumers with their electric cars, home batteries and heat pumps to stabilise the grid reliably and sustainably.

Helsinki lays down €1m global challenge for sustainable heating solutions

Helsinki lays down €1m global challenge for sustainable heating solutions

The Finnish capital is inviting innovators to come up with "game-changing" ideas for the future of urban heating which can be implemented in Helsinki but shared around the world.

Seattle accelerates plans to combat climate crisis

Seattle accelerates plans to combat climate crisis

The mayor of Seattle is proposing to convert thousands of oil-heated homes to cleaner, lower carbon electric heat to help battle carbon pollution.

Bloomberg pledges $500m in philanthropic fight against climate crisis

Bloomberg pledges $500m in philanthropic fight against climate crisis

Beyond Carbon will employ advocacy, legal and electoral strategies to accelerate bold action which includes helping elect candidates who are climate champions.

ScottishPower's pivotal shift in power

ScottishPower's pivotal shift in power

The sale of 2,566MW generation business to Drax Smart Generation makes it the first integrated UK energy firm to exit coal and gas generation