Regulation/policy

EU prepares to ban greenwashing

“Carbon neutral” is a claim we are used to seeing on products these days, whether it be everyday goods or…

For ‘Great British Nuclear’, the British government needs to step up

In December 2022, the UK government announced it will invest £77m ($95.4m) to support nuclear fuel production and next-generation advanced…

Non-fungible trees: Web3’s new carbon market

The streets of Brasilia, Brazil’s capital, erupted in celebration at the inauguration of the nation’s new president on 1 January…

Opinion: Time to make the rich pay for climate change

"We tend to say ‘we are all in the same boat', but frankly we are not. We are all in…

Weekly data: US clean power capacity additions lag in 2022

In the first three quarters of 2022, new clean power installations were down by 18% in the US compared with…

Why repowering is key to hitting the UK’s onshore wind targets

On Tuesday 6 December, UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak and Business Secretary Grant Shapps reached a much-anticipated deal overturning the…

Market interventions killing industry’s access to renewable power – BASF Renewable Energy CEO

At the beginning of the year, Germany’s BASF, the world’s largest chemicals company, announced it was bundling all its activities…

A push for renewables-fuelled electrification to bring down emissions

https://youtu.be/B6UD1eS4VVc Energy Monitor reporter Dave Keating (left) speaks with EDP's Joana Freitas at COP27 in Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt. The…

The “Great Reclassification” of sustainable funds

On 31 May 2022, around 50 police officers raided the Frankfurt offices of Deutsche Bank’s asset management arm DWS, as…

Opinion: CEE countries must not spend EU money to finance natural gas in district heating

As the EU desperately tries to find ways to keep hundreds of millions of Europeans warm this winter without the…