Drax announces £400k bioenergy carbon capture and storage trial

It aims to mix its greenhouse gas emissions with a solvent to collect and store carbon dioxide

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle make a royal arrival in electric Jag

Prince Harry drove his bride Meghan Markle from Windsor Castle to nearby Frogmore House in the low carbon car

UK’s green sector contributed £30.5bn to economy in 2015

This is around 23% up from 2010 figures

Iran signs oil deal with British energy group

The project will involve a $1 billion investment to produce 200,000 barrels of crude oil per day over the next 10 years

North-west England’s network operator outlines future plans

Electricity North West says electrical infrastructure needs to adapt to an increasingly low carbon energy system

Right policies to achieve Paris climate target ‘could create 24m green jobs’

That could be driven by changes in the energy mix, promoting the use of electric vehicles and improving the energy efficiency of buildings

Ministry of Justice responds to environmental report

In its original report, the Environmental Audit Committee claimed the department failed to meet its own “unambitious” environmental targets

UK would need to cover 12% of land with solar panels to supply itself

A new study shows an area nearly the size of South Africa would be needed to power global electricity demand

EU takes UK to court over illegal air pollution levels

France, Germany, Hungary, Italy and Romania have also been referred to court for breaching air quality levels

UK Government unveils new plans for ‘faster and fairer’ fracking decisions

A new £1.6 million shale support fund will be launched over the next two years and an environmental regulator will be created