York’s air quality improves by 30% during coronavirus lockdown

Some areas saw a reduction in nitrogen dioxide concentrations of as much as 43% compared to ‘business as usual’ figures

York invests £15.3m in city’s green fleet

The investment will see 233 green vehicles hit the streets of the city in a bid to reduce emissions to zero by 2030

Biorenewables research centre opens in York

The medieval city of York, famous for its Minster (pictured) is now home to a research centre which looks into developing chemicals from renewable sources. Based at the University of York, the facility will give firms and academics a place to test, develop and scale up biorefining processes. Biorefining is a way of processing biomass […]

Waitrose fits electric car charging points

Supermarket chain Waitrose has introduced electric vehicle charging points at one of its newest stores. The York branch opened last month and was been picked to be the group’s first store in the UK to have charging points in its car park. Chargemaster, a UK’s provider of charging stations, fitted DualCharge posts at York, which […]