VW Golf charging in a Tesco car park
Tesco joins consortium calling for 100% zero emission car and van sales from 2030

Dixons Carphone, E.ON, Heathrow, Lime and SSE are also members of the group that urges government to boost EV charging infrastructure

University of Edinburgh to save £200k in annual energy costs with new solar farm installation

The solar project is predicted to provide 15% of the electricity consumption of one of the university’s campuses

Body scanners ‘could limit fashion industry’s carbon footprint’ – but how?

That’s the suggestion from Ganit Goldstein, fashion and textile designer who spoke to FNZ about the way she managed to create a sustainable collection with the help of an innovative technology

Microsoft forms alliance with Shell to support progress towards net zero world

The agreement aims to help the energy giant curb emissions and the digital titan reach its goal of 100% renewable power by 2025

Mayors of 12 major cities announce divestment from fossil fuel companies

New York City, London and Berlin are among the cities which have committed to divesting city assets and pension funds from fossil fuel companies

‘Light bulb moment came when we learned 90% of the wipes sold in the UK contain plastic’

That’s according to Guy Fennell, who spoke to FNZ about Pura, the company he launched with his wife Abi to make 100% plastic-free baby wipes

PepsiCo to power global operations with 100% renewables by 2030

The move is forecast to reduce around 2.5 million metric tonnes of greenhouse gas emissions by 2040

General Electric announces plans to end new-build coal power

The move comes after the US conglomerate’s decision to focus on renewable sources of power generation

Vattenfall to trial wooden towers to cut emissions from wind turbine construction

The venture with the Swedish Modvion is forecast to shrink the carbon footprint of wind turbine manufacturing by at least 25%

Walmart targets zero emissions by 2040 without carbon offsets

The retail giant has also committed to restoring at least 50 million acres of land and one million square miles of ocean by 2030