Morrisons to become the ‘first’ UK supermarket to ditch all plastic bags

The move is predicted to save 3,200 tonnes of plastic every year

Centrica launches UK-wide heat pump project to slash social housing emissions

Nearly 600 homes across the North, North West, Midlands, East and South West will be fitted with low carbon heating systems

Google, Samsung, BMW and Volvo call for deep sea mining moratorium

The companies have pledged not to source any minerals from the deep sea

An area of virgin rainforest the size of the Netherlands was lost in 2020 

Tropical forests lost 12.2 million hectares of tree cover in 2020, new report estimates

EAC urges government to seize tidal power potential

MPs suggest tidal range projects, such as lagoons and barrages, are stuck at the concept stage without sufficient funding

Google Maps to show greener and ‘cleaner’ routes

The new feature will direct drivers to routes estimated to release fewer carbon dioxide emissions

UK eyes cleaner skies and flights with ‘world’s largest’ aerospace engine

Rolls-Royce has started building a demonstrator engine with technology to improve efficiency and make aviation more sustainable

Gaia Says No! – Africa: Episode 1

Welcome to our new podcast series, where we will explore the ways the continent embraces net zero, energy transition and sustainability

Is large-scale offshore wind hurting the North Sea’s ecology?

The House of Lords EU Environment sub-committee calls for immediate research on the impact of wind installations on sand eels, fish, seabirds and marine mammals

UK’s CO2 emissions ‘fell by almost 11% last year’

The decrease in carbon dioxide emissions was driven by a fall in transport emissions last year