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Labour aims to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in the UK to zero by 2050

Labour have announced that they will commit to reducing greenhouse gas emissions in the UK to zero by 2050.

Milan Fashion Week closes with the Green Carpet Fashion Awards

Milan Fashion Week closed with the Green Carpet Fashion Awards to promote eco-friendly fashion.

UK Government calls for 30% of oceans to be protected by 2030

Yesterday, the UK Government called for 30 per cent of the world's oceans to be protected by 2030.

Rubbish is powering Sweden’s heat, electricity, and buses

At a power plant in Linköping, Sweden, Tekniska Verken, a municipal government company is burning rubbish to turn waste into energy....

Boat made from 100% recycled plastic sets sail in Kenya

A boat, named FlipFlopi, made entirely of recycled plastic waste has set sail in Kenya.

Demand for copper could skyrocket for a more efficient and green automotive industry

New research has found there could be a rise in the demand for copper to improve efficiency and reduce the carbon footprint of the...


Sustainable Investment Forum North America 2018

The Sustainable Investment Forum North America, held in partnership with UNEP Finance Initiative, is the premier meeting space for sustainable finance professionals during Climate Week NYC.

Back for its 3rd edition in September 2018, the forum will welcome over 300 attendees...

Sustainable Innovation Forum 2018

Taking place alongside COP 24, the Sustainable Innovation Forum will welcome over 600 carefully selected delegates over two packed days to establish partnerships between business, government and public bodies to accelerate international sustainable development and advance the ‘green...

Sustainable Investment Forum Europe 2019

The highly successful Sustainable Investment Forum Europe, hosted by Climate Action in partnership with UNEP Finance Initiative returns to Paris on the 12th of March 2019.

While the European market is leading the global climate finance market, with advanced SRI and ESG strategies,...

Alaska Airlines partner with Neste to reduce aviation emissions

Alaska Airlines and Neste have joined together to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

New clothes recycling scheme launches in London

As London Fashion Week draws to a close, the #LoveNotLandfill campaign has launched recycling banks across London for unwanted clothing...

Nestlé announce plan to monitor palm oil production to reduce deforestation

Nestlé have announced new plans to ensure the reduction of deforestation.

UK Government launch scheme to reduce agricultural air pollution

Today, Defra have launched a new scheme to reduce air pollution in agriculture.

World’s first hydrogen-powered train opens in Germany

Germany has launched a, first of its kind, hydrogen train named the Coradia iLint.

Netherlands McDonald’s to have an EV charging station at every Drive-in

McDonald’s have announced their partnership with Dutch company Nuon to implement EV charging stations at their Drive-in sites in the...

New report warns that Europe’s meat and dairy production must halve by 2050

A report has warned that Europe must halve their meat and dairy production by 2050 to ensure sustainability of the livestock...

Waitrose to remove all plastic bags by March 2019

Waitrose and Partners have pledged to remove all plastic bags from stores by March 2019.

The Plastic Age, fossilised plastic could remain for 10 million years

Fossilised plastic preserved in rock will be around for millions of years as a reminder of pollution, leading academic says.

Google announce global expansion of Street View cars that map air pollution

Google, in partnership with Aclima, have announced their new Street View global launch to map air pollution.

India could construct buildings from recycled plastic

Research from Bath University has revealed that sustainable construction could be a solution to India’s plastic waste...

Clothing firms urged to act on plastic pollution at London Fashion Week

Today is the start of London Fashion Week and environmentalists have called for a solution to the growing plastic pollution...

First Dutch cycle path made from recycled plastic opens

The world’s first cycle path made from recycled plastic has opened in the Netherlands.

UK could be carbon neutral by 2050

In a joint report by the Royal Society, the Royal Academy of Engineering and Imperial College London, it has been found that the UK could...

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