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  1. London’s iconic double-decker buses are going green
    London’s iconic double-decker buses are going green 20 Jun 2018

    The Mayor of London has ordered a fleet of 68 new zero-emission buses to tackle air pollution in the UK capital.

    Transport,Europe
  2. UK pension funds given chance to fight climate change
    UK pension funds given chance to fight climate change 19 Jun 2018

    Workplace pension schemes may soon be required to remove their holdings in projects which damage the environment.

    Europe,Finance
  3. 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
  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. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. Recycling can provide 70% of the UK’s demand for plastic
    Recycling can provide 70% of the UK’s demand for plastic 14 Jun 2018

    A new report from Green Alliance has found the untapped opportunities for the UK to source most of its plastic demand from recycling.

    Europe,Tech. & Innovation,Policy
  10. Reports: Germany set to miss 2020 climate targets
    Reports: Germany set to miss 2020 climate targets 13 Jun 2018

    An official Government report will show that Germany has missed its 2020 target to cut carbon emissions.

    Europe,Sustainable Energy

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