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UK Government announces £5 million investment for food waste

The UK Government has announced a £5 million investment for food waste.

Antarctica is losing six times more ice mass annually now than 40 years ago

A new report by NASA and the University of California, Irvine has found that ice mass in Antarctica has been declining rapidly over the...

Barclays in deep water over new climate policy

Barclays are in deep water as, environmental campaign group, Greenpeace have said they are on the ‘wrong side of history’ with new...

UK Government announces new Clean Air Strategy

The UK Government has released a new Clean Air Strategy to tackle the country’s existing air pollution problem.

Lush to open plastic-free store in the UK

A new lush store will open in Manchester that will be packaging-free.

Warming oceans to raise sea levels 30cm by 2100, study finds

A new study has found that oceans are warming even faster than previously thought.


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...

Delhi air pollution reaches emergency levels

Air pollution in Delhi reaches severe levels as it calls for emergency action.

New analysis shows UK electricity generation at its lowest since 1994

Today, Carbon Brief released analysis using government and industry data to give an overview of the UK electricity generation in...

Return bottle scheme earns shoppers over £30,000

Reverse vending machines, placed in Iceland stores across the UK, have earned shoppers over £30,000, research reveals.

Audun Sommerli Time discusses a new clean alternative to fossil fuels

At last month`s Climate Summit (COP24) in Katowice, Poland, the Scandinavian clean tech company, NextFuel AB, presented what they call...

Mudflats and intertidal ecosystems are shrinking, finds study

A new study by the University of Queensland and the University of South Wales has found that mudflats and intertidal ecosystems are...

EU agrees deal on single-use plastic ban

The European Union have agreed a deal on a single-use plastic ban.

Record breaking temperatures in 2019, warns Met Office

A new report by the Met Office has found that 2019 could be a record breaking year for global temperatures due to climate...

Chile to host COP25

Chile are set to host COP25 in 2019.

Coca-Cola extends its investment in recycling scheme for plastic bottles

Coca-Cola has extended its investment in Ioniqa, a recycling company aimed at working towards a circular economy.

UK Government announces new waste strategy for a circular economy

The UK Government has announced a new strategy to combat the UK’s growing waste problem.

California announces transition to all-electric buses by 2040

The Californian Air Resources Board (CARB) has revealed its plan to have an all-electric bus fleet in California by 2040.

UK puts in bid to host COP26 in 2020

The UK has bid to host the United Nations climate talks, COP26, in 2020.

Mayor of London unveils 1.5C Climate Action Plan

The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has announced a new 1.5C Compatible Plan to combat the urgency of climate change.

Population of Arctic reindeer has declined by over half

A new report by the Arctic NOAA has found that Arctic reindeer numbers have declined by over half.