Inflation Reduction Act

Weekly data: Republican states are hoovering up most of Biden’s IIJA clean energy and power funds

November marks the two-year anniversary of Joe Biden’s 2021 Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA), a key feature of the…

The EU is offering as much green funding as the US IRA. So why aren’t innovators getting it?

This week, the European Commission published a report analysing what needs to be done to promote the development and deployment…

Weekly data: the top ten countries for investment in new lithium-ion battery projects

There are three major players in the global race to secure the electric vehicle (EV) supply chain: China and the…

The US Inflation Reduction Act one year on: a boost for US cleantech?

In August 2022, US President Biden signed the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) into law. With a raft of subsidies and…

Clueless voters risk returning Donald Trump to the White House

For US voters, every national election since 2016 has been “the most important election in our lifetime” for one reason:…

Lessons for Europe from the US Inflation Reduction Act

In spite of the differences between political systems in the US and Europe, transatlantic policymakers can and should learn from…

European carbon removal pioneer lured by US subsidies

Swiss-based carbon dioxide removal (CDR) company Climeworks, a global leader in direct air capture (DAC) technology, recently revealed a key…

France to offer tax credit for renewable technology investment

French President Emmanuel Macron announced on Thursday that his government will offer a tax credit for renewable and low-carbon investments,…

Global Thermostat unveils direct air capture plant in Colorado

US-based carbon removal company Global Thermostat has unveiled one of the world’s largest direct air capture (DAC) machines, in Adams…

Canada’s Inflation Reduction Act response: An $80bn clean energy plan

Canada has announced $60bn in clean energy tax credits and $20bn in sustainable infrastructure investments as part of its 2023…