UK council to trial plant-based ‘street furniture’

Hampshire County Council will install bio polymer bollards made from sugar cane

Bentley to build first EV in the UK

It has committed £2.5bn to sustainability during the next decade

Will wooden skyscrapers change London city skyline?

Planning authorities are reportedly looking to relax rules over tall wooden buildings

Yorkshire Water to invest £13m to improve river water quality

The company plans to invest in a range of measures that aim to improve the Wharfe upstream of the bathing water

Nearly 44% of GDP in cities around the world ‘is at risk of disruption from nature loss’

Nearly $31 trillion is at risk from the exponential growth of built environment, a new report finds

China to triple electricity generation to achieve its climate goals, Shell says

Electricity is forecast to supply nearly 60% of the country’s total energy, according to a new report

Mancunians pedal away from air pollution

A fleet of electric cargo bikes has been launched to help businesses reduce transport emissions

Shell Energy appoints new CEO

Jodie Eaton had previously held positions at E.ON UK, npower and TXU Energy

Alok Sharma meets Egyptian COP27 President

Following productive talks, the two parties released a joint statement on their hopes for this year’s conference and future collaboration

Major shareholder: Unilever has ‘lost the plot’ in sustainability drive

Terry Smith from Fundsmith has claimed the business has become more focussed on its environmental impact than running the business