Boris’ Ten Point Plan has attracted £5.8bn investment in green projects so far

Since its announcement by the Prime Minister last November, the plan has also led to 56,000 new jobs in clean industries

Queen frustrated by world leaders not coming to COP26

Her Majesty has been recorded saying she gets irritated by world leaders who “talk but don’t do”

‘Climate change leads to more global violence’

By 2050 1.3bn people will be living in the world’s least peaceful countries due to environmental change, says new report

‘UK must pay £33bn per year in climate finance to make up for its historic emissions’

That’s the claim from a new report that states 1.5% of the UK’s GNI should be committed to developing countries to account for its role in climate change

China’s Xi Jinping may not be at COP26 confirms Alok Sharma

The Chinese leader has not committed to attending the summit this November but hopes it is a success says the COP26 President

‘Net zero will leave the Middle East 75% poorer’

A new report argues that oil-producing countries must be helped in the clean energy transition or risk becoming heavily poverty-stricken and a barrier to global net zero ambitions

Sadiq Khan tours ‘nation’s largest’ water source heat pump project

The 3MW water source heat pump will generate heat and hot water for Bristol residents using water from the nearby harbour

Budget 2021: In summary

The 2021 Budget established how the Conservative Party will work to drive a sustainable and business-focused recovery in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic

IMechE comments on Climate Change Committee’s Sixth Carbon Budget advice to government

The organisation states it hopes the nation will embrace the CCC’s advice as an opportunity for growing engineering skills and economic renewal across the whole of the UK

Climate Action Network Europe calls for release of environmental activists in Belarus

The organisation claims some of its local members have been detained unjustifiably and says it “is deeply concerned about their safety”