GE's Haliade-X wind turbine has a 12 megawatt generator and stands 260 meters tall.GE Renewable EnergyConstruction work for a huge offshore wind farm in the North Sea is underway.In an announcement Friday, energy firm SSE said that onshore work for the 3.6 gigawatt (GW) Dogger Bank Wind Farms...
Mark Carney, the outgoing Governor of the Bank of England.Matt Dunham | WPA Pool | Getty ImagesMark Carney, the outgoing governor of the Bank of England, has been named as the U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson's finance advisor for this year's COP26 climate change conference in Scotland.In an...
An Iranian flag flutters on board the Adrian Darya oil tanker, formerly known as Grace 1, off the coast of Gibraltar on August 18, 2019.Johnny Bugeja | AFP | Getty ImagesOil prices were steady on Friday as investors braced for data expected to show China's economic growth last year...
INA FASSBENDER | AFP | Getty ImagesGermany's federal government and the four German states where lignite – or brown coal – is mined have agreed to "a way forward" for the phase out of coal-fired power stations in the country.In an announcement Thursday, the federal government said it...
The Hyundai Motor Company and Kia Motors Corporation have made a 100 million euro ($111.65 million) investment in Arrival, a little-known U.K. based start-up specializing in electric vehicles.According to Arrival, the investment values the company, which was established in 2015, at a staggering 3 billion euros. J.P. Morgan...
Solar photovoltaic (PV) panels on the roof of Hackney council estate Bannister House in London, United Kingdom.Andrew Aitchison | In Pictures | Getty ImagesThe cost of producing electricity from solar energy has in the last two years been lower than that of fossil fuels — and that "permanent change"...
A Tesla logo is pictured during the Brussels Motor Show on January 9, 2020 in Brussels . (Photo by Kenzo TRIBOUILLARD / AFP) (Photo by KENZO TRIBOUILLARD/AFP via Getty Images)KENZO TRIBOUILLARD | Getty ImagesTesla's overall vehicle registrations nearly halved in the U.S. state of California during the...
Ursula von der Leyen, the President of the European Commission.Philipp von Ditfurth | picture alliance | Getty ImagesThe EU aims to use 1 trillion euros (around $1.11 trillion) for "sustainable investments" across the coming decade. Brussels released details of its "European Green Deal" back in December, describing it...
Luke Sharrett | Bloomberg | Getty Images A bulldozer moves coal that will be burned to generate electricity at the American Electric Power coal-fired power plant in Winfield, West Virginia. The Trump...
BlackRock CEO Larry Fink's warning about risks from climate change on investments makes a company like electric auto maker Tesla quite attractive, CNBC's Jim Cramer said Tuesday.Fink — whose company is the biggest money manager in the world with nearly $7 trillion in client assets — used his...