UK signs post-Brexit trade agreement with Iceland and Norway

It includes imported goods such as some fuel and oil products in a no-deal scenario

First Utility rebranded as Shell Energy and offers 100% green power

It comes a year after Shell bought First Utility, one of the largest challenger energy suppliers in Britain

Household waste
Trials to turn waste to hot water fire up across UK

HERU technology converts a wide range of rubbish into usable heat and gas

BP
Banning single-use plastics ‘could lead to higher carbon emissions’

That’s according to a new report published by BP, which says banning plastics would slash oil demand

A view of Earth from the moon
Could moon mining mission be the key to sustainable rocket fuel?

The European Space Agency and ArianeGroup suggest regolith ore in space could prove a valuable resource

Chrysler cars
Fiat Chrysler pays $77m penalty after missing fuel economy targets

The automotive firm fell short of US Government requirements in the 2016 model year

Engine oil
Biofuels to power 30% of Finland’s cars by 2029

The nation’s parliament believes sustainable biofuels are needed in order to rapidly reduce climate emissions in the next decade

beer bottles
Beer brand trials LNG truck to deliver its drinks

AB InBev will use the low carbon lorry to carry shipments from its brewery in Samlesbury, Lancashire

Forget cashmere – this season, the hot new material is coal

The fossil fuel is increasingly being used as a raw material for making polyester fibres and resins

Italy ships really rubbish fuel to Denmark for first time

Norwegian recycling company Geminor shipped the rubbish-based fuel from Naples to Sjelland