Boris Johnson: ‘Climate action cannot be another victim of coronavirus’

Speaking to UN Climate Action Roundtable this afternoon, Prime Minister is expected to urge leaders ‘look how we will rebuild’

British Olympians and Paralympians urge government to ‘race to win’ against climate change

A total of 300 British athletes have signed a letter to Prime Minister Boris Johnson calling for a ‘truly green approach’ to the recovery from the coronavirus pandemic

E-scooters to get number plates after safety concerns in Coventry trials

The measure will help identify ‘antisocial’ riders and encourage safer, more responsible use

Green transport tech start-ups to benefit from new government funding

Select companies that support transport decarbonisation will be given a share of £1 million

UK council to suspend green traffic scheme due to confusion and long traffic queues

The programme, which aimed to limit vehicles in the streets and improve air quality, has allegedly caused ‘traffic chaos’ and ‘excessive amounts of pollution’

French Government to invest €30bn in the green transition

The stimulus will support new technologies and renovating processes

Scotland announces £1.4bn of low carbon funding and £100m for green jobs

The funding will support Scotland’s transition towards a net zero economy and help create around 100,000 high value jobs over the next decade

Almost 70% of people are ‘worried about climate change’

Nearly a third of citizens see climate change as the most pressing global issue in the world today, according to a new report

Cambridgeshire and Peterborough appoint Voi for e-bike and e-scooter trial scheme

E-bikes are likely to be placed at rail stations, parks and bus stops while e-scooters will be trialled and monitored initially in Cambridge to assess how well they are operating

Government backs ‘Europe’s first’ geothermal lithium recovery plant in Cornwall

The project aims to help the area become the principal lithium battery hub for the UK