EU and International Monetary Fund team up to support sustainable development

They have agreed a new financial partnership agreement that will boost their collaboration to tackle key challenges, including climate change

EU bank lends £200m for nearly-zero energy buildings in Sweden

Swedish property company Wallenstam will use the financing to build sustainable affordable housing projects across the country

The Advertising Association to lead the sector’s fight against climate change

The sector body has launched two new groups to drive down emissions and tackle climate change

Global corporates bought record 19.5GW of clean energy in 2019

More than 100 corporations in 23 different countries signed PPAs last year

Milwaukee Brewers and SC Johnson hit home run for plastic recycling

The companies say the move has created a new market for recycled plastic waste and a new recycling model for one of the biggest sources of waste generated at the team’s ballpark each year

New net zero infrastructure taskforce launched

Business leaders from the Association for Consultancy and Engineering and the Environmental Industries Commission have joined forces for the campaign

Sainsbury’s sets out 2040 net zero target

The supermarket has made a commitment to invest £1bn over the next 20 years to reach the goal

Anesco sells 12MW solar farm to Gresham House

The site’s close proximity to the Ilmer Grid substation means the site is ready for co-located battery storage to be installed in the future

Belgium’s excess wind power to turn to hydrogen with new project

The facility will be built in the Plassendale 1 port area and is expected to enter operation in 2025

NHS writes out prescription to tackle climate change

It has announced plans to establish an expert panel to chart a practical route map to net zero and plans to become the world’s first major health service to do so