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Storm clouds loom for Pelamis, as pioneering wave energy firm enters administration

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Storm clouds loom for Pelamis, as pioneering wave energy firm enters administration

Edinburgh-based wave power company enters administration, citing lack of financial support

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How DHL is delivering a low carbon Formula E championship

Logistics giant partners F1 but faces a new challenge in lowering emissions of the all-electric motorsport series

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EU votes to end scourge of plastic bags

Scottish supermarkets report fall of up to 90 per cent in bag use, as EU votes through landmark legislation to tackle plastic waste

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Miliband: EU Brexit would torch UK's climate change credibility

Ed Miliband urges green businesses and campaigners to push politicians for bolder climate action


Green energy from farms could power 1.3 million homes

Industry coalition says 10GW of potential could be tapped to help UK meet its renewable energy targets without impacting agricultural production

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The future of self-driving cars

The driver-less pods arriving in Milton Keynes next year could be the start of the technology truly taking off

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Happy Birthday BusinessGreen

As BusinessGreen celebrates its seventh year it is clear the green economy is continuing to go from strength to strength


If the UK has to have a shale gas sovereign wealth fund, it needs to do better than this

The government's plans for a shale gas sovereign wealth fund lack the firm commitment to decarbonisation that is required

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