Government’s actions to tackle climate change ‘falling well-short of what’s needed’

The Committee on Climate Change has warned the government’s policies are still only making sustainable changes at an “incremental” level

Festival fans ‘have carbon footprint 850% higher than if they stayed at home’

The food eaten, the water pumped, the electricity used and the waste generated all produce a significant impact on the environment but transportation is the biggest climate offender

The Windsors are responsible for a royal increase in travel emissions

he Royal Household’s annual financial statement for the financial year 2018-19 show emissions related to travel increased by 98% on the previous year

Will Burberry set a green trend with new 2022 emissions goal?

The luxury fashion brand has committed to slash its direct emissions by 95% over the next three years

Wasting food ‘is top cause of environmental guilt among Brits’

Around 35% of people questioned said binning food made them feel guilty about their personal impact on the environment

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More than 5,000 Amazon staff call on Jeff Bezos to tackle climate change

At the time of writing, 5,237 Amazon employees acknowledge “climate change is an existential threat”

UK to bin food waste by appointing new champion

Philanthropist Ben Elliot has been appointed to the role by Environment Secretary Michael Gove

Could your organic groceries be damaging the environment?

A new study suggests farming organic food leads to greater deforestation and as a result, greater greenhouse gas emissions

More than two-thirds of UK public ‘want to see end of Big Six’

The majority of Brits would rather see a cleaner, more distributed energy system put into place

New York landlords commit to cut emissions by a fifth before 2030

The scheme aims to reduce the environmental footprint of large buildings