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German Chancellor Angela Merkel has for the first time given her support to the idea that Germany would join a pan-European alliance looking to attain carbon neutrality by 2050. The move appears to go against the country's actions at a recent EU... Read more

German automotive supplier and technology company Bosch plans to achieve carbon neutrality worldwide by next year. This makes it the first major industrial company to set such a target and puts it a decade or more ahead of most of its competitors. Read more

Executives at Volkswagen are preparing for an investor revolt following the news that three influential advisory groups are urging shareholders to cast their votes against all but one of the company's board members at the upcoming annual general... Read more

The UK has gone a full week without burning coal to generate electricity. This is the first time since the launch of the nation's first coal power station in 1882. The achievement was announced by the National Grid Electricity System Operator... Read more

As part of broader efforts in Europe to drastically reduce CO2 emissions, the European Automobile Manufacturers' Association (ACEA) has called for a policy framework that accounts for high-capacity vehicles. The framework will allow such... Read more

Neste MY Renewable Jet Fuel has won an award for its role in reducing black carbon emissions in a competition jointly organised by the Climate Leadership Coalition, the Bioenergy Association of Finland, the Finnish Innovation Fund Sitra, the... Read more

Hybrit Development, a joint venture between SSAB, LKAB and Vattenfall, has ordered a hydrogen generation electrolyzer solution from Nel Hydrogen to the pilot plant in Luleå, Sweden. HYBRIT, an initiative supported by the Swedish Energy Agency... Read more

A Dublin-based company, Silicon Kingdom Holdings (SKH) has announced its intent to begin planting "mechanical trees" in the US. The "trees", developed by researchers at Arizona State University, will suck CO2 from the air and allow it to be stored... Read more

AVTECH has developed a very precise weather and wind data product portfolio to help aircrafts fly as economically and comfortably as possible – without the airlines having to invest in any new equipment. Read more

The demand for cleaner energy solutions is increasing in all transport and industry sectors. The increased demand is largely due to the need to reduce emissions and mitigate the effects of climate change. The independent study report launched... Read more

Introducing Puro – the world’s first marketplace to kick-start CO2 removal from the atmosphere. Puro is an internal startup at Fortum. This shared experiment pilot is joint by a group of 23 pioneering companies aims to find a way to verify... Read more

In a deal worth "hundreds of millions of euros", Italian-American car manufacturer Fiat Chrysler is pooling its car fleet with Tesla in a bid to avoid large fines from the European Union according to a report by the Financial Times. Read more

European Commission antitrust regulators have informed BMW, Daimler and Volkswagen of its preliminary view that the companies have breached EU antitrust rules from 2006 to 2014 by colluding to restrict competition on the development of technology... Read more

Clean-energy company Fortum is in cooperation with the City of Oslo and the American company Momentum Dynamics to build a wireless fast-charging infrastructure for taxis in the Norwegian capital. Read more

Concerns over high carbon dioxide emissions have led Jaguar Land Rover to recall 44,389 cars in the UK. Regulators discovered that 10 models were emitting more CO2 than they were certified to. The conclusion by regulators is another blow the... Read more

The European Commission has laid down its money and taken the chance on climate change technologies in order to secure the coming energy transition by setting aside €10-billion for the new Innovation Fund. Read more

The International Maritime Organization's Sub-Committee on Pollution Prevention and Response (PPR 6) closed last Friday in London. At the meeting, the Clean Arctic Alliance welcomed progress in the the banning of Heavy Fuel Oil (HFO) from Arctic... Read more

Chinese electric car manufacturer BYD Auto has announced they are to expand their European presence with the launch of three zero-emission commercial vehicle lines. The launch took place in Murcia, Spain, and is the first time that the vehicles have Read more

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Local farmers’ ability to sell biomass to the Iggesund Paperboard paperboard mill at Workington, UK, will return over £1.5 million annually to the local agricultural industry. Read more

Norwegian international shipping company Hagland Shipping has signed an agreement with Finnish technology group Wärtsilä for a hybrid retrofit installation. The installation will happen onboard the 'Hagland Captain'. Read more

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