COP26 postponed: Industry responds

Glasgow’s COP26 climate conference has been delayed until 2021 due to the coronavirus pandemic

UK councils warn of ‘wave of waste’ due to Covid-19 lockdown

District’s Council’s Network has called on residents to work with their local council to manage ‘a perfect storm’ of growing levels of waste

SSE joins pledge to support UK through the coronavirus pandemic

The energy giant has joined a host of other businesses in signing up to the C-19 Business Pledge

Wind farms provide gust of support during covid-19 crisis

Community groups across Scotland are turning to ‘wind farm community cash’ to support vulnerable locals

New recyclable board game rolls the dice for fatbergs

Pipes and Ladders aims to teach users about fatbergs and plastic pollution through a sustainable version of the classic game

Glasgow’s COP26 climate conference delayed until 2021 due to coronavirus

The event, originally scheduled for November, was heralded as being the ‘most important meeting of minds since the Paris Agreement was signed’

North London Waste Authority choses Asite to provide data services to waste site

It plans to use a cloud-based data collection software to streamline waste disposal and management

Defra asked to secure recycling collections amid lockdown

‘Vital supply of good quality packaging material’ is facing a shortage as retail outlets close their shutters

Pod Point stalls activities amid Covid-19 pandemic

The firm states that in critical cases, exceptions would be made for emergency charges and mobility requirements

UKPN: ‘Coronavirus power outage reports are fake news’

Basil Scarsella, CEO of UK Power Networks, said: ‘Power will stay on in the UK’