‘Net zero by 2050? Not even close, with current energy infrastructure delivery’

Solar projects covering an area equivalent of 260 Tokyo Olympic stadiums would need to be built in the US every week from now until 2050 to help the country reach net zero, according to a new report

Dog-poo capital of the UK is crowned – but where is it?

The amount of dog poop found in public spaces in London every day is equivalent to the weight of 276 Asian Elephants, new report finds

EU adopts guidelines to ‘climate-proof’ future infrastructure projects

Climate-proofing is a process that integrates climate change mitigation and adaptation measures into the development of infrastructure projects

Energy transition may come from space!

IRENA and the European Space Agency will work together to develop a roadmap on the use of space data for the greening of the energy sector

Meat products should be taxed, Beyond Meat boss suggests

Ethan Brown believes the tax will help people cut down on their meat consumption and boost research on plant-based proteins

Climate change ‘could make UK’s office-to-flat conversions uninhabitable’

Repurposing commercial buildings could create swathes of homes that are unfit for living in future climate conditions, according to a new report

Hybrid cars frying to Europe?

Hybrid Toyota cars built in the UK are being transported to Europe using a train powered by vegetable oil

Korea commits $9m for global climate smart initiatives

Korea will work jointly with the IFC to deploy resources in targeted ways that deliver on the new climate ambitions of their partnership

‘EVs get you five times further than petrol cars for the same money’

New research directly compares the Nissan Leaf E+ and the Volkswagen Golf across the countries in which both are available to buy

What are the top five greenest countries in the world?

This week, ELN’s Top 5 series delves into the greenest countries in the world – how green is your country and does it make our list?