Paris takes to two wheels with micromobility pilot programme

The project will see the installation of 150 dock, lock and charge points for e-scooters

Nepal to cut carbon emissions from deforestation with $45m support

The Emissions Reductions Payment Agreement is expected to help reduce nine million tons of carbon emissions in the Terai Arc Landscape

Drivers to be paid £3,000 to give up their cars

Drivers of diesel and petrol cars will reportedly be given ‘credits’ to spend on greener transport modes

Do takeaways create tasteless emissions?

Households that spend around £50 a week on takeaway, have a 450% higher annual carbon footprint than those who don’t, study finds

You’ve got greener mail!

Almost 11,000 Royal Mail vans will be fitted with technology that slashes emissions and saves fuel

bp joins IBM’s network to advance quantum computing use in energy

The energy giant will work with IBM to explore the use of quantum computing to solve business and engineering challenges and potential applications for driving efficiencies and reducing carbon emissions

Jaguar bids farewell to petrol past becoming ‘all-electric’ by 2025

The move will see all vehicles of the brand abandon petrol engines

Biden injects $100m into green energy tech research

Energy technologies designed to address climate challenges will benefit

France’s Valeo lent €600m for research into reducing vehicle emissions

The funds will be allocated to the company’s Europe-based research projects, primarily in France but also in Germany, the Czech Republic and Ireland

Wales targets net zero emissions by 2050 but aims to ‘get there sooner’

The announcement follows a recommendation by the Climate Change Committee, which revealed net zero emissions, previously thought unachievable and unaffordable by experts, was now possible with ambitious policies and a ‘Team Wales’ effort