Thursday, August 6, 2020

Team Wales tackles climate change

WELSH Government welcomes a ‘team Wales’ approach across the whole public sector to realise the ambition of becoming a low carbon economy and help...

‘Energy should act as a policy model in the greening of other sectors’

STRENGTHENING climate policy signals beyond the energy sector and reducing regulatory uncertainty can help to open up and drive investments into new markets for...

London’s successful Climate Action Week goes online

LONDON Climate Action Week takes place in two parts this year due to the coronavirus pandemic, with the first part, LCAW Digital, running this week from...

UK’s publicly owned impact investor unveils climate change strategy

CDC Group, the UK’s development finance institution and publicly owned impact investor, unveiled their plan to achieve net zero emissions across its portfolio by...

‘Improving UK homes could create 8,000 new jobs, reduce emissions, cut energy bills, alleviate...

IMPROVING UK homes could create 8,000 new jobs, reduce carbon emissions, drive down energy bills, alleviate fuel poverty, and save the NHS £1 billion,...

‘Retail will lead the way’ as 20 major companies join forces to create shared...

TODAY twenty major retailers, including Morrisons, Boots and Costa Coffee, have signed a declaration to develop a roadmap to tackle the causes of climate change. Led...

67 million clothes could be discarded by UK homes post-lockdown

THE LATEST public survey by WRAP suggests that two in five UK citizens (41%) have had a clear-out of unwanted textiles and clothing during...

Local leader network call for Net Zero Development Bank and for PM to meet...

A NETWORK of local government leaders call on Chancellor and PM to invest £5bn into Local Energy Recovery as part of the upcoming stimulus...

£40m funding boost will create nature recovery and conservation jobs

PLANS to create thousands of new jobs to kick-start the nation’s green recovery from the coronavirus pandemic were unveiled by the government today. The £40...

UK shoppers helped generate $41m for fairtrade communities in 2019

LATEST figures show shoppers back Fairtrade during challenging market and care more than ever about helping farmers and workers combat low prices in trade. Strong...