REA and ADBA launch survey to treat organic waste surplus caused by Covid-19 lockdown

The initiative aims to connect suppliers with regulators and prioritise recycling through anaerobic digestion over other types of disposal such as energy recovery, incineration and landfill

India and Norway team up to fight plastic pollution

They have agreed to jointly tackle concerns related to oceans, the environment and other climate matters

Ørsted aims to become carbon neutral by 2025

The Danish energy giant intends to phase out coal by 2024 and install 20GW of onshore and offshore wind capacity by 2025

Up to $20m offered to tackle material challenges in coal and gas production

The programme is intended to improve overall costs, performance and reliability of fossil fuel electricity generation

Global supply chains ‘hold key to gigaton of greenhouse gas savings’

This could be unlocked if suppliers to 125 of the world’s biggest corporate purchasers increase their proportion of renewable electricity by 20%, according to new research released by CDP

Premier Inn owner to check out ‘unnecessary’ single-use plastics by 2025

Whitbread is carrying out a review of plastic and packaging across its supply chain and intends to work closely with its suppliers to find alternatives to single-use items

National Grid commits to net zero emissions by 2050

The target, however, does not include indirect emissions from the energy sold to consumers but National Grid said it is supporting that through various initiatives

Gucci, Balenciaga and YSL owner redesigns its future with carbon neutral goal

Kering has pledged to offset its remaining greenhouse gas emissions for 2018, which amounts to 2.4m tonnes

EU conditionally clears E.ON’s takeover of innogy’s assets

The deal is subject to E.ON selling certain businesses in Germany, the Czech Republic and Hungary

Ørsted pledges to halve supply chain emissions by 2032

It includes the goods and services used for the construction of wind farms, which make up the largest emission source in its supply chain