Hussh | A shift in the wind: Investment in renewables is on the up

A shift in the wind: Investment in renewables is on the up

Capital investments in renewables are set to outstrip oil and gas for the first time this year as countries scramble to source secure and affordable energy. For years, capital investments in oil and gas have oustripped their renewable counterparts. Returns on renewable energy projects (solar PV and wind) have been unspectacular, primarily relying on subsidies to get projects over the …

UnNeutral | Greenwashing: The new climate battleground

Greenwashing: The new climate battleground

Greenwash | Pronunciation /ˈɡriːnwɒʃ/ | NOUN | mass noun  “Disinformation disseminated by an organisation so as to present an environmentally responsible public image.” In our hyper-consumption based society, you probably won’t be alone in raising a sceptical eyebrow when you hear brands make claims about how they’re “doing their part” in the quest to “save the Earth”. Although at Ubuntu we …