Thursday, October 1, 2020

Hounslow to introduce emissions-based parking charges

Hounslow Council has decided to introduce emissions-based parking charges for Pay and Display parking and business permits. This follows a single member decision taken by...

Armed Forces families to be offered more environmentally friendly housing

Thousands of UK Armed Forces families across the UK will have their housing and accommodation improved and more environmentally friendly, thanks to nearly £200-million...

Future of business air travel expected to descend up to 40 per cent due...

Majority of business professionals (89%) think that even once restrictions start to lift, their company’s overseas travel in the next few years will be...

Water companies team up with farmers to capture excess nitrate from soil and water

Affinity Water and Cambridge Water have announced they will work with 18 farms using a cover crop scheme, across 800 hectares. The aim of this...

“Landmark” building safety legislation draft published today

Ministers have declared that the “landmark” piece of legislation will deliver the most comprehensive building safety reforms for nearly 40 years. It will provide the legal...

Green Economy Mark equities have ‘demonstrated greater resilience and recovered faster than rest of...

The number of companies London Stock Exchange (LSE) has awarded its Green Economy Mark has risen by 16% since the launch of the labelling...

New collaboration helps build zero emissions ferries

A Belfast Maritime Consortium led by Artemis Technologies with Ulster University has won a £33 million UK Government innovation grant to develop zero emissions...

Extra funding helps farmers diversify into forestry and help fight climate change

Scottish farmers and crofters are being offered £1 million in funding to diversify into forestry and help with the fight against climate change. The money...

Higher proportion of affordable homes in new starts and completions statistics

Housing programmes delivered by Homes England saw an overall increase in starts and completions in 2019-20 compared to the previous year, according to new...

Sunderland receives £1.6m to build new social housing

Sunderland City Council has received a £1.6m grant from Homes England to help build new social housing in the city. The council confirmed its plans...