‘UK’s SMEs can achieve half of the country’s net zero goals’

That’s according to a new report from NatWest, which has announced £100bn in climate finance to help its customers get on their net zero journey

KPMG to invest $1.5bn into ESG strategy

It is looking to educate its own employees, help its clients reach net zero and spread sustainable change on a global scale

Sheffield University to host major new sustainable aviation fuels innovation centre

It will act as a ‘clearing house’ with facilities to test, validate and certify new sustainable aviation fuels

New Leeds institute to tackle fashion’s global environmental challenges

It will take on challenges including fast fashion and the need for advanced materials, manufacturing processes and sustainable products

‘Climate education is absolutely vital – but the world is failing dismally’

A new report reveals the world is failing to prioritise climate education and that without it the impacts could be ‘catastrophic’

V&A commits to net zero by 2035

The museum has set new environmental targets to slash its carbon footprint

Air pollution above average in 41% UK schools

Two-fifths of children heading back to school this September face high levels of polluting gases that can cause asthma and lung inflammation

Cambridge Uni leads team to develop simulator for net zero flights

It has announced the launch of an international group of experts in aerospace, economics, policy and climate science, building the simulator to help achieve one of the world’s biggest decarbonisation challenges

Electric school buses to be rolled out in Canadian province

The total number of all-electric school buses in Prince Edward Island will increase to 47, helping avoid up to 1,000 tonnes of greenhouse gas emissions every year

Gen Z kids are the ‘Greta Generation’

A new study has shown young children care more about climate change than their peers or fashion