Will Claire Perry’s dietary advice make a meal out of climate change?

The Energy and Climate Minister is reluctant to tell people to eat less carbon intensive meat

Green campaigners erect mock fracking rig in London protest

Frack Off London oppose a consultation that could bypass local authorities in permitting exploratory drilling

Scotland appoints new environmental Chief Scientific Adviser

Professor Andrew Millar will provide scientific advice on issues such as the environment, agriculture and the wider rural economy

Harrison Ford: Protecting natural world is key to tackling climate change

Speaking at the Global Climate Action Summit, the actor warned of a ‘looming climate catastrophe’

Tesco CEO calls for industry to take food waste to the till

Many of its suppliers have committed to improving disclosure on waste data

Lidl to banish black plastic for fruit and veg packaging

The supermarket also plans to cut black plastic from its fresh meat, fish and poultry range next year

Forget milk – an average cow can produce up to 3kwh of electricity

Networking platform Renewity says this power can then be sent to the electricity grid

Waitrose gets plastic waste in the bag with compostable replacements

The supermarket has pledged to scrap single-use plastic carrier bags by March

Shell sets methane intensity limit for 2025

The energy giant will work to stop the potent greenhouse gas leaking from its oil and gas operations

UK sows the seeds for more sustainable agriculture

The Agriculture Bill aims to help farmers maximise the environmental benefits they can offer