UK Government appoints Arup to work on carbon-neutral COP26 summit

The company will advise on the event’s energy consumption, travel emissions, catering, waste and transportation

Government confirms £1.3bn infrastructure investment for green recovery

The investment is expected to deliver up to 45,000 homes and slash 65,000 tonnes of CO2

UK forests to transmit data to ring the alarm on climate change

Hundreds of sensors have been attached to trees in two forests in the UK to assess the impact of climate change on nature

Wales seeks views on plans to reduce single-use plastics

The consultation is open until 22nd October 2020

UK targets 65% municipal recycling waste by 2035

The Circular Economy Package also aims to have no more than 10% of municipal waste going to landfill during the same period

Enfield Council gives turkeys a Xmas present by banning meat

The local authority pledged to exclude meat from the catering menu offerings at the council’s events to tackle the climate emergency

Ofgem vows to turn streets green and prepare Britain for a ‘rewire’

Ofgem predicts surge in up to 11 million EVs by 2030 and increased demand for heat pumps

Ofgem to crackdown on ‘unscrupulous’ energy brokers

The new package of support aims to accelerate dispute resolution services and enable small businesses to switch more smoothly to another supplier

Gaia says no! Episode 6 – Special: Jonathon Porritt

Listen as Jonathon Porritt reveals his hopes and fears for the decade ahead

French Government bans outdoor heaters at cafés and restaurants to tackle climate change

Under the new guidance all the doors of all heated or air-conditioned buildings will have to remain closed