Clean Oceans Initiative doubles commitment to €4bn by 2025

It supports projects that reduce discharge of plastics, micro-plastics and other litter to the oceans through improved management of solid waste, wastewater and storm water

‘India’s renewable sector will employ 1m by 2030’

The country has already overachieved on its clean energy targets and is looking to continue on this trend

Cutting carbon takes a backseat to ‘normal life’ for China and Xi Jinping

The country is less focussed on its environmental impacts and more on maintaining regular energy supply following the turbulence of the pandemic

China to triple electricity generation to achieve its climate goals, Shell says

Electricity is forecast to supply nearly 60% of the country’s total energy, according to a new report

South Korea to host ‘Asia’s first’ polypropylene plastic waste recycling facility

The plant in Ulsan is expected to have an annual capacity to process 60,000 tons of plastic waste

Volkswagen looks to double Chinese EV sales in 2022

Last year the company suffered a 14% drop in overall car sales in the Asian country

India to account for 34% of Asian petrochemicals by 2025

The country is growing its portfolio to meet heavy industry demands

UK to help Malaysia on its net zero journey following COP26

Malaysia was a signatory of the Glasgow Climate Pact, the pledge to end deforestation and methane emission reduction at the climate summit

India achieving net zero by 2070 will cost $10tn

Heavy climate finance and investment from developed countries will be critical if the nation is to decarbonise at the necessary rate, a new study finds

COP26 Live: Cities in developing countries secure UK green boost

A new £27.5m scheme announced today will support the development of low emission transport systems in cities including Nairobi, Kuala Lumpur, and Bogotá