From 2030, ‘all Olympic Games will be carbon-neutral’

The International Olympic Committee aims to halve its carbon footprint by 2030

New net zero targets set for sports at COP26

The UNFCCC’s S4CA members have pledged to reach net zero by 2040 and halve emissions by 2030

Current rating system for green energy tariffs is ‘outdated’

A think-tank is calling on Ofgem to change the rating system for energy suppliers to stop ‘greenwashing’ and ensure consumers do not lose trust with the net zero agenda

Olympic Champion helps get eco-depot on track

DPD has opened a new ‘net zero’ depot, which it claims makes Oxford its first ‘green city’ – being served entirely by all-electric and zero emission delivery vehicles

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

Tokyo 2020 Olympics to see athletes sleep on sustainable cardboard beds

The 18,000 bedframes in the Athletes Village will be recycled into paper products after the games, while the mattresses will be converted into new plastics

Toyota to roll out 3,700 green vehicles for Tokyo 2020 Olympics

Its preliminary calculations suggest emissions will average less than 80g/km when compared to a similar sized fleet of mostly conventional petrol and diesel models

Tokyo 2020: Finishing line in sight for sustainable medals

All the medals for the 2020 Summer Olympics and Paralympics in Tokyo will be made from recycled materials

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Asics sprints towards sustainability with recycled Olympic kits

The sportswear brand is recycling old clothes to make uniforms for Japan’s Olympic and Paralympic teams in 2020

Toyota to roll-out driverless EVs at Tokyo 2020 Olympics

The firm’s Concept-i vehicles will form part of a larger fleet of more than 3,000 low carbon passenger vehicles