Plastic waste
Teysha Technologies develops biodegradable plastic alternatives

Its AggiePol bio-plastic is derived from sustainable, natural feedstocks such as starches and agricultural waste

Giant solar farms to power Google’s data centres

The deal with the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) covers 413MW of capacity

Highland Spring launches 100% recycled plastic bottles

It has announced the bottle will be a permanent part of its range offered in the UK

EU bank taken to court over €60m biomass loan

Environmental lawyers at ClientEarth alleges the European Investment Bank failed to apply ‘crucial environmental scrutiny’ to its funding decisions

Wind turbine
Pipe manufacturer feels the winds of change with new energy deal

Wavin aims to achieve more sustainable operations by awarding its energy contract to Ørsted

Man holding basket of fruit and vegetables in a supermarket
Flexitarian food puts meat-based diets at steak to save the planet

Scientists say greener diets are needed to protect the environment, feed the hungry and reduce early deaths

Equinor celebrates supply chain emissions reductions

Total emissions have been reduced by 37% since 2011

Green piggy bank
2018 saw clean investment top $300bn for fifth year in a row

Total investment into renewable technologies hit $332.1bn last year, down 8% on 2017

London to create ‘world’s most advanced’ air quality monitoring network

Air quality sensors will take pollution readings approximately every 30 metres at tens of thousands of locations across the capital

Ribena bottles
Lucozade Ribena Suntory invests £13m in efficiency upgrade

The project will reduce the amount of water and energy used during manufacturing by 40% per bottle