Market design

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…

EVs, green ammonia and plant-based proteins could supercharge net zero – study

Three “super-leverage points” could catalyse decarbonisation in sectors covering 70% of global greenhouse gas emissions, according to a new report…

Can desalination save a drying world? 

Globally, around 1% of the world’s drinking water is desalinated, but in Israel, that figure is around 25%. The country…

Weekly data: Britain is building four times more solar and wind than Germany

Germany has some of the most ambitious decarbonisation plans of any country in the world. While the UK, EU and…

Hydrogen industry shifting to low-emissions technologies – study

Global development of hydrogen technology is shifting towards low-emissions solutions, according to a joint study of patents by the European…

How to reach ‘zero waste’ alongside net zero

December 2022 saw the UN General Assembly unanimously adopt a landmark resolution on 'zero waste', which was presented by Turkey…

Why critical minerals won’t hamper the green hydrogen revolution

With every year that passes, the hype around green hydrogen builds. Many analysts are now convinced that the gas is…

Emergency EU energy measures held hostage by gas price cap dispute

When Spain's energy minister entered the EU Energy Council in Brussels on 24 November, she left little doubt on how…

What crypto, web3 and data storage can do for the climate

https://youtu.be/thM4Jg6RPgA Energy Monitor reporter Dave Keating (left) speaks with Alan Ransil from Filecoin Green at the COP27 summit in Sharm…