Engineering Energy & Environment

The Global offshore wind industry is booming despite COVID

1 month ago — Long Read

Good news for the climate crisis. Stats released this month show the global offshore wind industry is booming. Stats from research company BloombergNEF (BNEF) for the first half of this...

The University of Queensland builds its own solar farm

2 months ago — Deep Dive

In a world first, Australian university builds own solar farm to offset 100% of its electricity use Limiting global warming to well below 2℃ this century requires carbon emissions to...

Sydney is currently on 100% renewable energy

2 months ago — Quick Read

'The City of Sydney' is now completely powered by green energy from solar and wind farms. 'The City of Sydney' ( a bit like the 'City of London' ) is...

Norway bets £2.12 billion on Carbon Capture tech

3 months ago — Long Read

Norway - Europes largest producer of oil - is betting on carbon capture to cut emissions. The Scandinavian country, famous for using its oil-resources to create the world largest sovereign...

Sweden waves goodbye to coal energy two years earlier than planned.

5 months ago — Quick Read

Stockholm Exergi, Swedens leading energy company, has announced the closure of KVV6 in Hjorthagen, eastern Stockholm. The permanent closure marks the last of Swedens coal-fired co-generation power plants. The Scandinavian...

Ocean Cleanup’s Interceptor sets its sights on cleaning 1,000 Rivers in 5 Years

6 months ago — Long Read

A dutch-non-profit organization, The Ocean Cleanup (TOC), has launched a robot that wants to clean the waterways responsible for 80% of the world's river waste within the next five years....