Macro

French bank to cut 80% of oil extraction and production funding by 2030

French bank BNP Paribas announced on Tuesday that it intends to cut its oil extraction and production funding by 80%…

National Grid to pay UK customers to use less electricity

Transmission systems operator National Grid said it would compensate UK consumers for using less electricity on 23 January. The group…

UK government sets out plan for smart electric vehicle charging 

The UK government has published plans to improve and expand the country’s smart charging capabilities.  On Tuesday, the government, in…

UK to collaborate with Saudi Arabia on diversifying critical minerals

The UK’s business, energy, and industrial strategy secretary Grant Shapps said today that the country would deepen its collaboration with…

Scottish Government proposes move away from oil and gas drilling 

The Scottish government has called for the "fastest possible" transition from oil and gas extraction in its new energy strategy…

US greenhouse gas emissions rose by 1.3% in 2022: report

Greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in the US slightly increased in 2022, rising 1.3% compared to the previous year, according to…

Equinor and RWE to develop large-scale value chains for low-carbon hydrogen

Equinor and RWE, a Germany-based electricity generation company, have agreed to collaborate on developing offshore wind farms capable of producing…

To boldly go: Monitoring biodiversity from space

Despite their enormous complexity, a view from space has become almost commonplace. Thanks to online maps, everyone equates satellite imagery…

Turkey starts discussions with US to buy small nuclear reactors

Turkish government and commercial industry partners have started discussions with the US to buy small nuclear reactors to fulfill the…

Irish government report sets out “renewable powerhouse” in Shannon Estuary

The Shannon Estuary could be Ireland's prime location for offshore renewable energy and a key transportation hub, according to an…