South Korea ‘to cut emissions by 37% by 2030’

South Korea has planned to cut emissions by 37% by 2030. That’s an increase from the 15% to 30% reduction it initially proposed. The target is set to be submitted to the UN today confirming the country’s Intended Nationally Determined Contribution (INDC). That’s part of a new global emissions reduction deal which will be agreed at […]

Get moooving for green CO2ws

Dairy farms with higher-producing cows make smaller carbon footprints and more money, new research claims. Professor E. Cabrera at the University of Wisconsin-Madison conducted the study and said: “Implementing dairy farm management strategies that increase milk production, decrease the herd replacement rate, or improve reproductive efficiency can increase farm profits while decreasing greenhouse gas emissions.” […]

Environment Agency bans UK air travel for staff

The UK Environment Agency has slapped a ban on its staff flying anywhere within England and Wales as part of a drive to cut its carbon footprint. The agency said that the change in air travel policy will save approximately 30 tonnes of carbon a year. Environment Agency chief executive Paul Leinster said: “Our restriction […]