Wales seeks views on plans to reduce single-use plastics

The consultation is open until 22nd October 2020

Wales lays draft order for UK emissions trading scheme

Its establishment ensures policy continuity when the UK leaves the EU scheme at the end of the implementation period

Customer service survey
Welsh Water earns top position in customer service ratings

The not-for-profit utility received the best customer service rating of any water company in Wales and England, according to a new survey

Green light for £60m Pembrokeshire marine energy project

The project is expected to generate £73.5m a year for the Swansea Bay’s economy

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EMEC and Marine Energy Wales set to reinforce Marine Energy Test Area in Wales

The META project in Wales allows developers to test scaled devices and conduct trials of marine energy projects to test devices ahead of deployment

Wales plants £5m giant ‘National Forest’ to tackle CO2

The National Forest scheme aims to help Wales to meet carbon targets by absorbing the greenhouse gas from the air

Clean energy to power all new Welsh homes from 2025

The Welsh Government says the new regulations will make homes more energy efficient and cheaper to run

Cardiff Council granted £21m to improve air quality

The council plans to implement various measures including a bus retrofitting programme to reduce emissions and an active travel plan to make it easier for people to walk and cycle in the city centre

Green light for £8m net zero carbon neighbourhood in Wales

The 35 new homes will use very low energy building design and consist of technologies such as thermal and electrical storage, onsite solar panels and ground source heat pumps

Swansea tidal power project seeks £1.2m to keep afloat

The UK Government refused to back the tidal project last year, saying using public funds for the project could not be justified