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Budget cuts threaten EU’s green and digital transition, says EU Commissioner

European Commissioner, Elisa Ferreria, said European Union (EU) countries’ budget cuts had a detrimental effect on government structures crucial for facilitating the transition to a green and more digital economy.... Read More

UK allocates £1.73M to AI projects for green transition

The UK Government has announced eight projects will receive a portion of £1.73 million ($2.2 million) to develop and scale up artificial intelligence (AI) technology to support the nation’s green... Read More

Octopus Energy invests £200m in data centre heat recycling company

Octopus Energy has invested £200 million ($254 million) in data centre heat recycling company, Deep Green, to expand their data centre heat reuse technology in the UK. Octopus Energy said... Read More

Clean energy company Aira to help one million British homes move away from gas

Swedish clean energy-tech company, Aira, has announced it will help one million UK customers switch from gas boilers to a clean-tech solution over the next decade. Aira said it will... Read More

UK Government targets green tech with share of £200m skills investment

The UK Government has announced a skills investment of £200 million ($163 million) to support colleges and universities in offering training opportunities in key industries, including the growing green sector. ... Read More

UK and Germany partner to enhance renewable energy and improve energy security

The UK and Germany have made a pact to help secure safe, affordable, and clean energy for consumers in both nations. The collaboration seeks to enhance energy security in both... Read More

SK ecoplant partners with Irish power firm to provide Europe’s first fuel cell data centre

South Korean energy solutions provider SK ecoplant has collaborated with Irish power generation firm Lumcloon Energy. Together, they will help create Europe’s first fuel cell data centre.  As part of... Read More

Amazon expands clean energy initiatives in Europe with 39 projects

Amazon has added 39 new renewable energy projects in Europe in 2023, contributing over 1GW of clean energy to European grids. The technology company said it has enabled over 160... Read More

Over half of UK businesses plan to explore hydrogen energy technologies

A total of 59% of UK businesses plan to explore hydrogen-based fuels and technologies to help aid in the transition to net zero.  A study by Centrica Business Solutions titled... Read More

Meta signs solar energy PPA in Ireland valued at £154 million

Meta has signed two Power Purchase Agreements (PPAs) with Highfield Solar to acquire solar energy in Ireland valued at £154 million ($189 million).  One of Ireland’s ‘most significant solar energy’... Read More

Data centre technology trialled as sustainable alternative for boilers in UK homes

UK Power Networks (UKPN) has teamed up with Thermify to trial unique data centre-style technology designed to replace traditional home boilers. Innovating boilers with distributed data centre technology Thermify’s HeatHub... Read More

AWS replaces diesel with vegetable oil for data centre backup generators

Amazon Web Services (AWS) has announced it is transitioning data centre backup generators from diesel power to hydrotreated vegetable oil (HVO). The first AWS data centres to adopt this eco-friendly... Read More

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