Bulb-led coalition to create Tech Zero taskforce

Net zero commitments, low carbon investments and green customer motivations will be among the priorities of the group

Air Race E unveils ‘world’s first’ electric vertical motorsport

The company plans to launch the world championship air race next year

Hackers attack npower’s app exposing customers’ data

The hack accessed customers’ accounts using login data obtained by other websites

Belgian firm granted €425m EU bank loan for smart meters rollout

Fluvius, a co-operative company owned by 11 inter-municipal companies, has set a target to install smart meters at 80% of its clients’ sites by the end of 2024

Geothermal energy projects in the US receive $46m boost

Enhanced geothermal systems are different from conventional geothermal resources that occur naturally in the US and are geographically limited due to the need for underground heat and fluids

H2 scheme to create 5m tonnes of ‘green steel’ by 2030

The initiative is supported by Bill Gates-led coalition

Old EV batteries secure energy storage second life

The Australian Government has backed innovative battery technology with AUD$1.4 million

Yorkshire Water’s smart network pilot helps reduce leakage by 90k litres a day

The water company is looking to reduce leakage by a further 15% by 2025, reducing waste and helping customers save money on their bills

Squeezed electricity! Oranges power water treatment plant

Nearly one tonne of oranges is needed to produce the equivalent of five homes’ consumption in one day

Google spin-off Malta raises $50m for long duration energy storage system

Its system can provide a daily or weekly load cycle by efficiently storing up to 200 hours of energy storage, though early systems will focus on current market applications in need of 10 to 12-hour durations