The Energy Observer catamaran is poised to set sail around the world powered by renewable energy.
Poland is the most-polluting country in the EU when it comes to producing power, a snapshot of latest data reveals.
In Northern Ireland farmers to factory owners are cashing in on a flawed scheme designed to encourage the use of renewable heating systems
This edition of Futuris comes from Liechtenstein to look at a project that is developing windows which could provide a source of energy.
Air quality in cities is getting worse according to a recent UN report which says pollution leads to the deaths of more children every year than malaria and HIV/AIDS…
Morocco is leading the way in solar energy and benefiting from its most powerful natural resource while protecting the environment and creating jobs
The market for renewable energy is experiencing a real surge in Japan and should continue to develop. What opportunities are there for European
The first round-the-world flight powered only by the sun has come full circle.
The Paris Summit on climate change, COP 21, was a breakthrough of sorts in the battle against global warming – it set targets for shifting the world to green energies by…
A pioneer in the production of wind power, Denmark draws more than 40 percent of its energy from turbines, and the aim is to reach 50% by…
Portugal has become the first EU country in the modern era to reach a major clean energy milestone – powering its electricity needs from 100 percent renewable sources over several…
Carbon emissions increased in the EU last year, new data published just months after the COP21 climate deal has revealed. Green campaigners say it is
Electric vehicles are a reality, and scientists are now looking ahead. They are exploring new frontiers to make them safer, more reliable, more
Funny car, isn´t it? Its solar cells not only feed its two electric motors… … but also its kitchen. This prototype has been designed by
A UK company says it has developed what could be a game-changer in drone tech. While it may not appear different from commercially-available UAVs
Europe’s largest floating solar farm is ready to switch on. Built on a reservoir, (the Queen Elizabeth II), near Heathrow airport in Britain, the
Germany's E.ON has posted a record loss again hammered by a surge in renewable energy, plunging wholesale electricity prices and the country's plans to abandon nuclear power.
Winds are stronger and more reliable high in the sky. If only we could use that source of alternative energy! In this story, we're joining an international team of scientists testing a flying energy g
This is a new way to produce clean energy It’s based on a phenomenon known as the Magnus effect Helium makes this balloon lighter than
In this edition of Real Economy, we take you on a journey to discover how our waste can become sustainable gold – powering the circular economy of
In this edition of Business Planet, we visit the Onassis Foundation in Athens to find out how we can transform waste into raw materials. This concept
A beautiful stretch of coastline in Swansea, southern Wales will soon be home to an energy-generating lagoon. Work is expected to begin in early 2017
Appearances can be deceptive. That’s certainly the case with a regular looking building in Stuttgart. Sight of the solar photovoltaic-thermal panel
The COP21 climate summit is now fully underway: the delegations from 195 countries represented here are meeting face to face, they’re taking
Spain’s troubled renewable energy company Abengoa is said to have begun insolvency proceedings after talks with a potential investor broke down. The