Portobello Market to stop cars passing through to cut carbon

Britain’s most famous market will ban cars completely in a bid to cut emissions and improve the air quality of the area

Children worldwide call on UN to recognise their ‘right to clean air’

There are predictions that by 2050, air pollution could be the leading cause of child mortality

Environment Act passed to crack down on water and air pollution

The act will also look to cut waste, protect biodiversity and increase recycling rates

COP26, you’ve got an electric mail!

Royal Mail has launched its ‘first’ all-electric delivery office in Glasgow

Bristol to launch Clean Air Zone next summer

A loans and grants scheme will be launched later this year to help consumers and businesses upgrade their polluting vehicles to cleaner alternatives

Birmingham Clean Air Zone: No charges for drivers for first two weeks

The Clean Air Zone is within the A4540 Middleway and will be used to encourage drivers of the most polluting vehicles to upgrade or replace their vehicles with cleaner ones

AFC Energy and Mace join forces to decarbonise construction sites

Diesel generators will be replaced by hydrogen fuel cell alternatives to drive down emissions

Berlin boosts e-bus network with 90 electric vehicles

It is said to be one of the biggest contracts of its kind in Europe

Northern Ireland announces £66m package for 145 zero and low emission buses

The new fleet will include 80 battery-electric and 20 hydrogen fuel cell electric buses

Police Scotland invests £21m in EV charging infrastructure

bp Chargemaster was awarded the contract that will see more than 1,000 EV charging points to be installed at 265 locations