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  1. Volvo targets 25% recycled plastic in all new cars by 2025
    Volvo targets 25% recycled plastic in all new cars by 2025 18 Jun 2018

    Volvo has become one of the first car manufacturers to take up the issue of plastic pollution.

    Worldwide,Transport
  2. British city leaders call on Government to bring forward diesel ban
    British city leaders call on Government to bring forward diesel ban 18 Jun 2018

    City leaders and Mayors across the UK are calling on the government to ban the sale of new diesel and petrol vehicles by 2030.

    Europe,Policy,Transport
  3. Macquarie Group offers £500m to finance sustainable projects
    Macquarie Group offers £500m to finance sustainable projects 18 Jun 2018

    Australian investment group Macquarie has offered £500 million to finance green projects.

    Worldwide,Finance
  4. City of London commits to 100% renewable energy
    City of London commits to 100% renewable energy 18 Jun 2018

    The City of London Corporation has announced plans to source 100 percent of its electricity from renewables.

    Europe,Sustainable Energy
  5. McDonald’s to phase-out plastic straws in UK and Ireland
    McDonald’s to phase-out plastic straws in UK and Ireland 15 Jun 2018

    This could be the final straw. McDonald’s will bring forward plans to replace plastic straws with paper alternatives in all of its UK and Irish restaurants.

    Europe,Policy
  6. Legal & General divests from companies failing on climate change
    Legal & General divests from companies failing on climate change 15 Jun 2018

    One of the Europe’s largest asset managers is taking strong action against global companies which aren’t doing enough to address climate change.

    Worldwide,Finance,Carbon Reduction
  7. Samsung Electronics commits to 100% renewable energy
    Samsung Electronics commits to 100% renewable energy 15 Jun 2018

    Samsung has become the latest international company to take the significant step towards obtaining 100 percent of its energy from clean sources.

    Worldwide,Sustainable Energy
  8. Renault to commit €1 billion in boosting electric vehicle capacity
    Renault to commit €1 billion in boosting electric vehicle capacity 15 Jun 2018

    Renault Group has announced a major investment in the production of electric vehicles in France.

    Europe,Transport
  9. European banks launch green mortgage pilot scheme
    European banks launch green mortgage pilot scheme 14 Jun 2018

    A group of 37 major European banks are joining forces to launch a new energy efficiency scheme.

    Europe,Finance,Smart Cities
  10. EU sets new 32% renewable energy target for 2030
    EU sets new 32% renewable energy target for 2030 14 Jun 2018

    The EU has approved a new goal to increase its ambitions on renewable energy over the next decade.

    Europe,Sustainable Energy

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