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Energy tariffs launched to grow the vertical farming industry

Vertical Power

Octopus Energy for Business has launched tariffs to grow the vertical farming industry.
Aerial view of tulip fields and wind turbines in the Noordoostpolder municipality, Flevoland

Cheap renewable energy

New IRENA report reaffirms renewables are a low-cost solution to boost global climate action.
Finance for the many

Finance for the many

The alternative businesses we need have a new way to raise finance – and you have a new way to back them.
Octopus Energy and Renewable World

Octopus Energy and Renewable World

The partnership that’s promoting equality, sustainable development and diversity in the workplace.
Jordan Brompton, co-founder of myenergi

Driving the shift

We spoke to Jordan Brompton, co-founder of myenergi, about EVs, renewables and the shift in mainstream consciousness.
Fully Charged LIVE

Fully Charged LIVE

Robert Llewellyn’s clean energy and EV consumer show will return to Silverstone this summer.
Harpa Concert Hall, Reykjavik, Iceland

The new A List

43 cities score an ‘A’ in CDP’s first ranking of 596 cities’ action to cut emissions and set climate strategies.
A climate manifesto

A climate manifesto

Two-thirds of Brits want government action on the climate emergency, so Greenpeace has published a 134-point plan to help.
Earth Hour 2019

Earth Hour 2019

Tonight, you can raise cash for WWF when you turn your lights out for Earth Hour.
Alexa, when should I charge the car?

‘Alexa, when should I charge the car?’

Octopus Energy integrates with Amazon Alexa to optimise smart home energy use.
United Utilities lit green

Manchester gives green light to renewables

Buildings across Greater Manchester light up green to launch clean energy offer.
BP's Canadian head office

BP and Trump

Revealed: BP lobbied the Trump administration to roll back key US climate rules.
A global energy marketplace

A global energy marketplace

This new platform will unlock renewable energy opportunities for corporate buyers.
Heroes of the Season, winter 2019

Top 5 winter switches 2019

Five simple switches that will set you up for a new start in spring, plus our MyGreenPod Heroes of the Season.

Octopus Energy

‘Leicester’s energy supplier’ is spearheading change in UK cities.
Green charging with the zappi

Green charging

This clever piece of kit can provide a green – and sometimes free – charge for your EV.
The Smart Export Guarantee

The Smart Export Guarantee

With the FiTs closing at the end of March, do you still have time to install solar – and what’s next if you don’t?
Google has committed to Asia’s first-ever solar power agreement

Solar-powered Google

Google has committed to Asia’s first-ever solar power agreement.
Illegal toxic waste dumped in in Vaca Muerta

Toxic fracking waste dumped

Greenpeace investigation reveals Shell, Total, and other oil majors using illegal toxic waste dumps in Patagonia.
Ethical market now worth £83.3bn

Ethical market now worth £83.3bn

Young, environmentally aware consumers are helping to drive a remarkable increase in consumer spend across key ethical sectors.