Extinction Rebellion lands at London City Airport

One climate protestor climbed onto a plane to raise attention to the damage inflicted on the environment by the aviation industry

Spanish theme park takes rollercoaster ride into the sun

PortAventura World plans to build what it claims is Europe’s largest ‘self-consumption’ solar energy farm

British Airways to offset all domestic CO2 emissions from 2020

The airline has promised to invest in renewable energy facilities, rainforest protection schemes and reforestation initiatives to help counteract the damage it causes to the planet

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Could US carbon capture project promise negative-emission fuels?

A new project in Mississippi suggests the answer is yes – it will convert waste woody biomass into diesel and aviation fuel while capturing any emissions released during the process

Nobel Prize in Chemistry jointly awarded for work on lithium-ion batteries

John B. Goodenough, M. Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino have jointly won the 2019 award as recognition for their vital roles in developing the technology

Prorogation of Parliament causes environmental and trade bills to be dropped

The Renewable Energy Association said the move was ‘another blow for the renewable and clean technology industry’

Bill Gates and EIB agree to accelerate support for tackling climate change

Speaking with EIB President Werner Hoyer earlier today, Bill gates stressed the importance of close cooperation between philanthropy and public finance

Jeremy Corbyn promises 500% increase in offshore wind capacity

The Labour Party leader said the move would create nearly 70,000 jobs and 37 new wind farms across the country

Europe’s railways and ports get greener with €117m of new funding

The finance will be shared by 39 sustainable transport infrastructure projects across the continent

Just Energy to sell UK operations to Shell Energy for up to £10.8m

It says the sale of its UK operations will enable it to streamline its operations