World’s biggest palm oil trader announces plans to prevent deforestation

Wilmar International has pledged to stop working with farmers and businesses involved in deforestation or development on peatland

InnoEnergy provides new wave of investment for tidal developer Minesto

The European clean energy investor has ploughed €1m of funding into the commercialisation of Minesto’s sea-kite

‘There is no silver bullet for decarbonisation’

A new report says different methods will need to be employed in different regions

VW says its new biodiesel produces fifth less emissions

The R33 BlueDiesel can be used in traditional diesel vehicles without need for conversion

‘Majority of global firms to step up efficiency spending’

Johnson Controls says businesses want to reduce their carbon footprint, save money, boost energy security and enhance their reputation

Demand for green buildings ‘could double in near-future’

A new study from Dodge Data and Analytics shows the sustainable construction sector is growing

Ofgem whistleblower: ‘Millions of pounds of public money is being misspent’

Edd Fyfe, a former Counter-Fraud Officer at Ofgem E-Serve, claimed green energy schemes have been ‘seriously abused’

Forget flying reindeer – Lapland’s airports are switching to renewable diesel

Finnish airport operator Finavia is now powering its vehicles with fuel made from waste

University of Leeds leads the way in binning plastic waste

The university and its student union have committed to become single-use plastic-free by 2023

‘Huge amount of London’s transport will be green by 2040’

That’s the prediction from Alex Gilbert, Senior Strategy Manager at Transport for London