The Carbon Column – Carbon offset or carbon cop-out?

In this post I discuss the issues surrounding carbon offsetting and why I think they are a last resort

Farmers to be offered grants of up to £30k for ‘greener’ practices

Regenerative practices designed to protect rivers will be supported by Severn Trent’s funding

Government slammed over tree planting plan

MPs have called for a comprehensive plan to support planting on a larger scale

Government awards funding to plant 680,000 trees

Successful projects will share £9 million for the development of new urban green spaces

Welsh Santa’s bag has only trees inside!

Every household in Wales will be offered a tree to plant

Aerial laser helps National Trust decide where to plant 75,000 trees

The technology will identify areas for planting that avoid damaging any significant archaeological remains

Flood defence scheme: Where should new trees be planted in York?

In partnership with the City of York Council, the Environment Agency has identified the importance of increasing tree cover in the city as a way of contributing to their carbon neutral goal

Land-based ‘carbon removal’ schemes are ‘dangerous distraction’ from real net zero

Oxfam alleges that governments and companies are hiding behind ‘unreliable, unproven and unrealistic’ carbon removal schemes

One million trees to be planted across UK with £80m government boost

The government is looking to accelerate a nature recovery across the country that will support 2,500 jobs and contribute to its target of trebling tree planting

New £1m fund launched to diversify tree planting stock in England

The Tree Production Innovation Fund aims to encourage the development and adoption of new technologies and ways of working