Igloo
Igloo Energy cuts prices by 3%

The move marks the second time the challenger energy brand has dropped its prices this year

Leaking pipe
Yorkshire Water to break world record for… acoustic ears?

The utility aims to install 34,000 auditory devices into its underground pipe network to listen out for leaks

Chimney emissions
UK Government’s CCUS targets ‘vague and unambitious’

The BEIS Committee has said more must be done to implement carbon capture technologies, which is suggests are vital to tackle climate change

Ariel and Lenor clean up their act on plastic waste

Parent company P&G has announced the brands will reduce plastic packaging use across Europe by 30% before 2025

Compost burial
Washington could become first US state to allow ‘human composting’

The state has passed a bill that would legalise an eco-friendly process to turn dead bodies into nutrient-rich soil – it just needs approval from the Governor

Air filters at German junction suck up harmful dust and nitrogen dioxide

MANN+HUMMEL has retrofitted its 17 ‘Filter Cubes’ in Stuttgart to absorb nitrogen dioxide in addition to particulate matter

New York
State of New York announces third annual renewable solicitation

It expects the project round to support approximately 1.5 million MWh of renewable electricity each year

Dounreay nuclear site
Wood wins decommissioning contract at Dounreay nuclear site

The firm will work for at least seven years to close down the old nuclear reactors at the Scottish site

Ralph Lauren unveils polo shirts made from plastic bottles

The firm has pledged to remove 170 million bottles from landfills and oceans by 2025

Startup sketches a carbon-free future with emissions-based ink

The Graviky Labs group says it has found a way to capture soot from vehicles and chimneys and turn it into ink for pens