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Marcius Extavour on how XPRIZE aims to drive technological solutions for sustainable development

At the Sustainable Innovation Forum 2019, Climate Action caught up with Marcius Extavour, Executive Director, NRG COSIA Carbon at XPRIZE,...

Microsoft announces plans to be carbon negative by 2030

Microsoft has pledged to be carbon negative by 2030.

Asda joins forces with big brands to launch first sustainability trial store

Asda has announced plans to trial a new sustainable store in Leeds to tackle plastic pollution.

OVO completes acquisition of SSE Energy Services

OVO Energy has completed the acquisition of SSE’s GB household energy business.

London benefits from new green energy company launched by Mayor

Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has launched a new green energy company which will be exclusive to Londoners.

Air Pollution could kill 160,000 in the UK over next decade

The British Heart Foundation (BHF) has reported that 160,000 lives could be lost in the UK due to high levels of air...

Co-op commits to 100% recyclable packaging for own brand products

The Co-op has announced a new commitment to only use 100% recyclable packaging for its own brand products.

UK reaches milestone with zero carbon electricity surpassing fossil fuels in 2019

The UK has reached a historic milestone as zero carbon electricity outstripped fossil fuels in 2019 for the first time.

UK’s first grid-injected hydrogen pilot gets underway

A new ground-breaking hydrogen trial has begun in the UK.

Prince William launches Earthshot Prize to inspire a ‘decade of action’

Prince William has launched a prize to reward new innovative solutions for the climate crisis.

GRIDSERVE completes the UK’s most advanced solar farm

GRIDSERVE completes game changing hybrid solar farm for Warrington Borough Council.

Mobility Start-Up Gazelle Tech win ‘Innovator of the Year’ at the Sustainable Innovation Forum 2019

Mobility Start-Up Gazelle Tech awarded ‘Innovator of the Year’ at the Sustainable Innovation Forum 2019 alongside COP25.

Tate Cantrell on how emerging technologies can be utilised for climate action

The week after the Sustainable Innovation Forum 2019, which took place alonngside COP25 on the 10-11 December in Madrid, Spain, we caught...

UK’s first zero-emissions street to be trialled in London

The City of London Corporation (CLC) has announced that the capital will get its first zero-emissions street.

Oxford City Council sets £19 million budget for climate crisis

Oxford City Council has announced that will put £19 million into a fund for the climate emergency

Goldman Sachs says they will end funding for Arctic drilling

Goldman Sachs has announced that they will end funding for Arctic drilling.

Tony Worby on central role science will play in accelerating the solutions for a zero carbon society

Ahead of the Sustainable Innovation Forum 2019 taking place in Madrid, Spain on the 10-11th December, we caught up with Tony Worby,...

Over 500 B Corps commit to being net zero by 2030

Over 500 B Corps have committed to being net zero by 2030, 20 years ahead of Paris Agreement.

IATA highlights opportunity for aviation in Europe’s green deal

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has highlighted the opportunity for the aviation industry in Europe’s green...

ARISTOTELES Sky - The Energy Cloud for Nations

The Energy Cloud for Nations – Kaiserwetter opens up a new era of effective climate governance presenting its new B2G product at the...