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At Bayside Milk Farm in Flushing, New York, customers can shop for homemade meals, fresh produce and, as of this month, green power.
The Green Investment Bank (GIB) has teamed up with France’s Societe Generale to create a £50 million fund to help unlock non-domestic energy efficiency projects in the UK.
Sainsbury’s, the UK supermarket trying to become Britain’s greenest grocer, is calling on innovators with market ready cutting edge photovoltaic (PV) solutions to help make its stores greener.
Houses should be redesigned, roads raised and tidal lagoons built that generate energy to reduce the impact of flooding in the UK, according to a panel of senior engineers and academics.
Abundance Generation, the crowd-funding platform that allows direct investment in UK renewable energy, is looking to extend its portfolio to bigger budget projects in 2014 in a bid to get more people investing in renewables.
The European parliament voted on Wednesday to require member states to meet binding national targets on renewable energy, energy efficiency and greenhouse gas emissions.
Start-ups and small businesses with innovative ideas for localised sustainable energy generation, distribution and storage are being invited to compete for a share of £11 million of research and development funding.
Silvio Spiess, ceo of Innasol, a leading UK distributor of renewable heating solutions, argues that the Government is not doing enough to tackle the way we heat our homes and businesses.
Global furniture retailer IKEA is generating more than a quarter of its electricity needs from renewable energy, according to its first progress report since launching its 2020 sustainability goals a year ago.
Europe will cut its greenhouse gas emissions by 40 per cent by 2030, compared with 1990 levels, the toughest climate change target of any region in the world, and will produce 27 per cent of its energy from renewable sources by the same date.
Leading insulation manufacturer Kingspan has launched a new "fully-funded" solar energy solution in a bid to get more businesses to harvest the energy from the sun from their rooftops.
Green energy firms Ecotricity and Good Energy have come out on top in the latest Which? energy company survey, with reveals that customer satisfaction in the 'Big Six’ has sunk to a new low.
RWE, one of Britain's biggest renewable energy investors, is planning to significantly scale back its spending in the UK and expects to sell off wind farms and a major biomass plant.
Leading UK solar farm company Lightsource Renewable Energy said it is set to almost double its generating capacity to 600 megawatts over the next six to eight months.
Global investment in clean energy fell for the second year in a row to $254 billion last year, with green investment in Europe crashing by 41 per cent, new figures showed on Wednesday.