UK plastic waste to be counted by thousands of Britons

A campaign will help households measure their plastic footprint

Russia ‘has nearly doubled fossil fuel revenues since the start of the war’

Germany, Italy, China, the Netherlands and Turkey are the biggest importers of Russian energy, according to a new report

Turkey’s coal mines could power 7m homes with solar energy

Coal is responsible for a quarter of Turkey’s GHG emissions

UK signs £1.7bn clean transport deal with Turkey

It marks the UK government’s largest ever sustainable civil infrastructure deal

Circular economy programme launched in Turkey and Western Balkans

It will support investments in the private sector, particularly SMEs, to implement innovative and resource efficient technologies and adopt circular business models

‘COP26 will only be a success if there is no new coal’

Six countries make up 80% of the world’s remaining coal pipeline and a new report claims November’s conference will be a failure if it does not lead to them rejecting it

EBRD takes stake in Turkish waste-to-energy firm

With the investment, EBRD aims to promote private-sector collaboration in municipal waste management

Turkey vows to tackle ‘sea snot’ outbreak

Turkey’s President has pledged to fight against a plague of jelly grey sludge that is spreading along the Sea of Marmara near Istanbul

UK ‘dumped 210k tonnes of plastic waste in Turkey last year’

More than half of the UK’s acclaimed ‘recycled’ plastic waste is allegedly sent overseas

GE Renewable Energy and Fina Enerji to build 193MW of new wind capacity in Turkey

The wind farms will produce enough clean energy to power the equivalent 195,000 homes and save about 650,000 tonnes of carbon dioxide