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City leaders representing 20 million people sign clean air plan

They called for the Environment Bill to be renamed and for a number of changes to be made

Love for clean air with London car scrappage fund expansion

Mayor Sadiq Khan has pledged to double the funding to help microbusinesses and low income households scrap polluting cars for cleaner alternatives

EDF Energy to pilot solar energy trading in Brixton

It aims to increase customers’ renewable energy use and enable them to buy and sell electricity to neighbours

Retailers offered cash for water efficient business customers

Thames Water will provide a one-off payment of 5p per litre per day of water saved for each of their customers

Green ‘pollution barriers’ to fight toxic air in London schools

The project will cover 29 primary schools located next to some of the most polluted roads in the capital

London Council launches new green energy supplier

Beam Energy has been set up as a not-for-profit company

Price of EVs ‘is a challenge but councils must encourage adoption’

That’s the verdict from Southwark Council’s Richard Livingstone, Cabinet Member for Environment, Transport Management and Air Quality

Thames Water to pay £80k for sewage pollution

The money is being given to environmental charity South East Rivers Trust to make improvements to the River Shuttle

Work beings on new rubbish energy facility in London

It is expected to treat up to 700,000 tonnes of waste a year and become operational in 2025

London to create ‘world’s most advanced’ air quality monitoring network

Air quality sensors will take pollution readings approximately every 30 metres at tens of thousands of locations across the capital