Could self-powered mobile phone masts end ‘no bar blues’?

Vodafone has switched on a mobile phone mast that incorporates a wind turbine, solar panels and on-site battery storage

Government grilled over oil drilling decision

Surrey County Council branded the decision as “disappointing”

IKEA’s owner injects €190m in Polish wind and solar

The group purchased a “ready-to-build” wind farm and solar park, located in north-western Poland

Will children in Wales be offered edible insects as part of a sustainable meal project?

Researchers plan to offer a range of eco-friendly meat substitutes to children if they wish to do so and with written parental consent

ASDA criticised for using “climate-damaging” air con systems at some of its stores

The retail giant has installed cooling units using a potent climate-harming refrigerant, an international NGO has claimed

UK’s ‘largest’ onshore wind farm puts the wind up

An ‘innovative’ crane technology was used to replace gearboxes on two turbines at Whitelee Windfarm

EDF to deploy underwater drones to inspect offshore wind farms

Underwater robots will autonomously carry out maintenance work for offshore wind turbines

Scotland announces £100m funding to help public bodies boost energy efficiency

Around £15m of the funding is being made available through the Energy Efficiency Grant scheme in 2022/23, with eligible public bodies including NHS Boards and colleges

‘Three quarters of councils have not started delivering on net zero’

Most councils do not currently have the resources available to meet their net zero goals, according to a new survey

Londoners to get boost to cut their energy bills

Residents living in City of London Corporation-run housing estates will receive energy efficiency upgrades