Tuesday, July 5, 2022

Free app allows people to count pollinators in their gardens and green spaces

The public are being encouraged to count bees, butterflies and other pollinators as part of the latest drive to protect and increase these vital...

Peatbog wins gold at Chelsea Flower Show

An immersive display boasting a real piece of ‘borrowed’ Cumbrian peatbog to highlight the critical importance of UK peatlands to our climate, and urging...

New report examines progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals in the European Union

Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union, has published a new report which provides a statistical overview of progress towards the Sustainable Development...

New Scope 3 Measurement & Reporting Protocols launched for UK Food & Drink businesses

A 'world’s first' methodology to accurately measure and report food and drink greenhouse gas emissions consistently has been announced by Climate action NGO WRAP. The...

Scottish Government names six islands to become carbon neutral by 2040

The Carbon Neutral Islands project is a programme for government commitment aimed at supporting islands to become carbon neutral by 2040. Scotland has over 900...

Sustainability ranks among highest priorities on CEO agendas, yet lack of data insights hinders...

Whilst sustainability is rising higher on corporate agendas and CEOs recognise sustainability as a business imperative and growth driver, a lack of reliable data...

Social housing tenants need reassurance on decarbonising their homes, new research says

Although most social housing tenants recognise that action is needed, few see the need to act now to limit the carbon footprint of their...

Consumers more likely to change providers due to environmental reasons, survey shows

Consumers are more likely to change providers due to environmental reasons than customer service or product quality, according to a recent survey by GHD. 37%...

New guide to help forest managers adapt woodlands for climate change published

A new guide setting out how landowners and managers can adapt their woodlands in the face of climate change has been published by the...

Financial institutions deeply exposed to stranded assets caused by global water crisis, says report

A new report released by non-profits CDP and Planet Tracker reveals how financial institutions are exposed to significant risks posed by depleted and contaminated...