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Dyson to open electric car factory in Singapore

Dyson have announced that they will open their new electric car factory in Singapore.

BP get green light for North Sea oil project

BP have been given the green light to develop a new North Sea oil project.

Study finds humans are now ingesting microplastics

A new study has found that humans are ingesting microplastics.

Australia invests in hydrogen project for clean energy

The Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) has announced funding to produce renewable hydrogen from wind and solar power.

UK Government announces plan to ban plastic straws

The UK Government has announced plans to ban plastic straws, cotton-buds and stirrers.

Heathrow offers incentive for first electric aircraft

Heathrow have offered to remove landing charges for a whole year for the first electric-hybrid aircraft.


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 in March 2019.

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

Sustainable Investment Forum North America 2019

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 4th edition in September 2019, the forum will welcome over 300 attendees...

Scottish Power switches to 100% wind power

Scottish Power has announced a shift to 100 per cent wind power.

HSBC invests £250 million in renewable energy

The HSBC UK Pension scheme has committed to invest £250 million in renewable energy infrastructure.

Amazon signs deal for 100% renewable electricity in their UK buildings

Amazon has announced a new deal to provide 100 per cent renewable electricity in all of their UK buildings.

John Lewis announces phase out of diesel-powered delivery trucks by 2028

The John Lewis Partnership has announced they will phase out diesel-powered delivery trucks from their fleet by 2028.

PepsiCo signs deal to introduce 100% recycled plastic packaging

PepsiCo have signed a deal with Loop Industries to introduce 100 per cent recycled plastic packaging.

£1.4 million project launched to reduce plastic waste

The UK Plastics Pact has launched a £1.4 million project to reduce plastic waste.

UK fossil fuel power drops to record low

A new report by EnAppSys has found that the UK has hit a record low share of fossil fuel generation in the months from July to...

Neste partner with Air BP for sustainable fuel development

Neste and Air BP have joined forces to work on developing sustainable fuel for the aviation industry.

World’s first sustainable fashion museum opens in Amsterdam

Fashion for Good has opened a new interactive sustainable fashion museum in Amsterdam.

#ProtectWater campaign launched to protect brewery industry

The #ProtectWater campaign, led by WWF EU and other crucial NGOs, has called on the European Commission to defend the law that protects...

Walkers introduces new recycling scheme

Walkers have introduced a new recycling scheme in a bid to reduce the plastic waste it produces.

South Atlantic islands plastic waste is ten times higher than a decade ago

New research has found that the amount of plastic waste on South Atlantic islands is rising at an alarming rate.

Tesco get rid of ‘best before’ dates from fruit and vegetable lines

Tesco have announced that they are getting rid of their ‘best before dates’ from fruit and vegetable lines in a bid to reduce food...

Shocking IPCC report reveals the reality of climate change if a 1.5 degree target is not achieved

The UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) have published a new shocking report which outlines the likely impact of global...