Nearly a quarter of the world’s electricity now comes from renewable energy, according to a new report by the World Energy Council.

ScottishPower is set to offer customers ‘energy bundles’ of gas and electricity as opposed to signing up to standard or fixed-price deals.

Following a comprehensive review of the Hinkley Point C project, the government has decided to proceed with the first new nuclear power station.

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has announced a total of 51 electric buses will operate through two routes in London as part of a wider aim improve air quality.

A new poll shows that nearly 30 per cent of us could recycle more, with 38 per cent of those people citing confusing information on packaging or from local authorities as the reason for not recycling.

Wave technology company Wave-Trinity has chosen Pembrokeshire to develop and test a new device called the Ocean Wave Rower, as part of a new £5.8 million energy project.

Aqualis Offshore UK and Siemens Wind Power have signed a framework agreement for wind turbine installations.

The Scottish government has committed to a new plan to tackle climate change and increase energy efficiency.

A study carried out by the University of the West of England (UWE) has claimed not enough is being done to improve air quality, despite it contributing towards over 50,000 deaths in the last 20 years.

According to data retrieved by a BBC freedom of information (FoI) request, councils rejected 338,000 tons of waste in 2014-15, a significant increase on 2011-12, where 184,000 tons were left unrecycled.

Canadian wind turbine manufacturer Orenda is planning to raise £19 million to build a wind farm in the UK.

Forest Heath District Council has announced it has purchased one of the largest council owned solar farms in the UK, in a move that is expected to bring in an annual income of up to £700,000.

Aberdeen City Council has agreed plans to set up arms-length energy company, which will manage all the local authority’s energy-related activity.

The government has confirmed that the national smart meter roll-out programme is facing more delays, after a key IT project has failed to be completed on time.

Greg Clark has given development consent for the Hornsea Project Two offshore windfarm, the world’s largest offshore windfarm.

Nottingham City Council has met its climate change (CC) target four years ahead of schedule, after applying a range of energy saving initiatives.