Octopus Energy to supply clean power for Lime’s electric bicycles

The companies say they hope the partnership will help to provide environmentally-friendly transport options for London

ConocoPhillips to sell UK oil and gas business for $2.68bn

The acquisition is said to make Chrysaor the largest net oil and gas producer in the UK

Sainsbury’s delivers zero-emission van pilot

The electric vehicle will drop off up to 30 orders a day to customers who have shopped for groceries online

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Extinction Rebellion activists glue themselves to DLR train

Others climbed onto the roof of the train as part of the third day of climate protests across the capital

The Delivery Group revs up investment in greener vehicles

The mail and courier company is switching its fleet in central London to electric vehicles

London’s Ultra Low Emission Zone comes into force today

It will apply 24 hours a day, seven days a week, in addition to the weekday Congestion Charge

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Central London deliveries switch to cargo bikes ahead of clean air scheme

The Bikes for Business initiative will help 60 businesses switch to cargo bike deliveries ahead of the Ultra Low Emission Zone launching on the 8th of April

London’s air pollution led to 4,000 people hospitalised in three years

That’s four people, including a child, admitted every day as a result of poor air quality

Thames Tideway Tunnel is now 40% complete

Tideway has increased its estimate of total costs for the super sewer by 8%, bringing the total up to £3.8 billion

Two million Londoners living in areas with illegal toxic air

That includes hundreds of thousands of children in the capital