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  1. Hawaii signs bold law to become carbon neutral by 2045
    Hawaii signs bold law to become carbon neutral by 2045 6 Jun 2018

    The US state of Hawaii has pledged to reduce its carbon emissions to zero within a generation.

    North America,Carbon Reduction,COP24
  2. Sales surge by 5.8% of UK hybrid and electric vehicles
    Sales surge by 5.8% of UK hybrid and electric vehicles 6 Jun 2018

    Latest industry figures have highlighted a marked increase in the monthly sales of electric vehicles (EVs) in the UK.

    Europe,Transport
  3. Welsh Government offers £200m to support tidal lagoon project
    Welsh Government offers £200m to support tidal lagoon project 6 Jun 2018

    The Welsh Government is offering to kick start a faltering clean energy project with the injection of £200 million.

    Europe,Sustainable Energy
  4. Microsoft puts data centre under the sea to test efficiency
    Microsoft puts data centre under the sea to test efficiency 6 Jun 2018

    Microsoft has placed a data centre on the sea floor off the Scottish coast in an innovative environmental test.

    Europe,Tech. & Innovation
  5. Australian state government green lights $1 billion wind farm
    Australian state government green lights $1 billion wind farm 5 Jun 2018

    The state of Queensland in Australia has given the go ahead to a major new onshore wind farm.

    Oceania,Sustainable Energy
  6. UK Government approves controversial new runway at Heathrow Airport
    UK Government approves controversial new runway at Heathrow Airport 5 Jun 2018

    Government ministers have approved final plans to build a third runway at Heathrow Airport in west London.

    Europe,Transport,Carbon Reduction
  7. Major sporting bodies make ‘biggest commitment ever’ to cut plastic waste
    Major sporting bodies make ‘biggest commitment ever’ to cut plastic waste 5 Jun 2018

    The International Olympic Committee (IOC) and seven other sporting bodies have signed up to a major UN campaign to reduce single-use plastics.

    Worldwide,Policy
  8. First global assessment released on action to reduce single-use plastics
    First global assessment released on action to reduce single-use plastics 5 Jun 2018

    A new report by UN Environment has assessed global action on reducing plastic waste for the first time.

    Worldwide,Policy
  9. UK football clubs urged to do more on single-use plastics
    UK football clubs urged to do more on single-use plastics 4 Jun 2018

    UK politicians are pressing for the country’s football leagues to take stronger action on reducing plastic waste.

    Europe,Sport
  10. Trump plans ‘unprecedented’ action to stop coal plant closures
    Trump plans ‘unprecedented’ action to stop coal plant closures 4 Jun 2018

    The White House is planning to take drastic steps to keep coal and nuclear plants from closing.

    North America,Policy

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