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Paving the way for the world's first solar-powered trains

Solar-powered trains

World first as solar connected to railway line in Aldershot.
State of the Transition

State of the Transition

Study shows highest-emitting companies are off-track to meet Paris climate goals, and puts investors on ‘emergency footing’.
P.E.A. Awards 2019 – enter or nominate now

Emergency on planet Earth

P.E.A. Awards 2019 will showcase everyday solutions to the climate emergency.
SMV Green Vahini programme, Ashden Awards 2019

Ashden Awards 2019

2019’s Ashden Awards go to the world-leading energy innovators bringing solutions to the climate emergency.
Huntly, Aberdeenshire

Britain’s clean energy milestone

‘Watershed moment’ for Britain's energy as zero-carbon power overtakes fossil fuels.
Greenpeace swimmer in front of BP rig

BP in the North Sea

Greenpeace ship forces BP oil rig into third U-turn away from major North Sea drill site.
Wind generators in the endless fields of Arizona, USA

Renewables around the world

Renewables now supply 26% of global electricity production – ‘but bolder policy decisions are needed’.
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.