Renewable investment
Investors plan to double renewable energy allocations

A new report expects an estimated $210bn to flow into clean energy assets over the next five years

Carlsberg bottles
Carlsberg pours away fifth of emissions since 2015

The brewer of brands including Tuborg, Holsten and Birrell has slashed its carbon footprint by 20%

Solar panels being installed
EnBW plans to build 175MW solar farm without subsidies

It says the site will be the largest facility of its kind in Germany once it is completed

Climate change
Businesses cut 633m tonnes of CO2 from supply chains

A new report from CDP suggests this has generated cost savings of $19.3bn

Lord Deben
Lord Deben hit by conflict of interest claims

A newspaper investigation claims the peer’s private firm has received £600,000 from green businesses

Green growth
UK’s low carbon economy swelled by 6.8% in 2017

This green growth saw the sector reach a total value of £44.5 billion

Olive tree
Green or black plastics – or olives?

An Istanbul-based team of entrepreneurs are turning olive seeds into sustainable bioplastics

Global funding
UK announces £279m to solve global issues

The money will be used to reduce ocean pollution, promote clean mobility and tackle climate change

Meat-free burger cooks up 90% less emissions

Plant-based ‘meat’ producer Beyond Meat’s offering is made up of pea protein, beet juice, potato starch and coconut oil

Green business
Microsoft, Danone and L’Oréal among climate leaders

Global non-profit disclosure platform CDP has ranked international firms on their sustainability credentials