‘Pay per mile’ scheme considered to drive down London’s emissions

A report suggests that a new road user charging system is needed in London by the end of the decade at the latest

London firms to get funding for employee training on low carbon tech

Businesses can now apply for grants of up to £1,000 to train their employees on solar technologies

New York passes law banning gas burning in new buildings

The legislation is part of the Mayor’s Green New Deal

‘Nearly 77k ULEZ non-compliant cars were driven every day in London’

Almost 92% of vehicles driven into the zone in the first month of ULEZ were compliant, according to the report

Thousands of homes in London to get £40m energy efficiency boost

Nearly 3,200 fuel poor homes are expected to be upgraded

COP26 Live: London Mayor becomes new Chair of global network of megacities

Sadiq Khan has pledged to commit two-thirds of C40’s budget to support climate action in Global South cities that face the worst impacts of the climate change

Mayor of London warns: “Tube could become unbearably hot for over a month every year”

New research predicts there would be up to 29 days by 2030 that external temperatures will exceed 27°C

Sadiq Khan: All new London buses will be zero-emission

The mayor has brought forward his commitment to deliver a 100% zero-emission bus fleet in the capital from 2037 to 2034

Air pollution linked to severe cases of COVID-19 and hospitalisations, London researchers find

This is more likely as air pollution contributes to people having heart or lung disease and their illness becomes more severe from COVID-19 if they catch it

Sadiq Khan criticised over ‘using polluting car convoy to walk his dog’

Reports claim that the Mayor was seen being driven in a convoy of vehicles, including a petrol-driven Jaguar, a diesel Volkswagen and a Volvo hybrid petrol-electric SUV