Primark commits to 30% emissions reduction by 2030

The fashion retailer announced the pledge after joining the United Nations’ Fashion Charter for Climate Action, which contains the vision to achieve net zero emissions by 2050

Devon County Council to roll out LED streetlights to reduce CO2 emissions by 75%

The project is forecast to lead to a reduction of more than 15,000 tonnes of carbon dioxide emissions every year

Microsoft launches partnership to make its business travel green

The tech giant partnered with Alaska Airlines for flights operating using sustainable aviation fuel

Swansea schools ‘to save £6,200 every year’ on electricity bills with solar installations

Three schools will be fitted with a total of 220kW rooftop solar installations, which is forecast to reduce electricity bills by £6,200 a year

Vodafone shrinks its carbon footprint by 25,000 tonnes in three years

The reduction was achieved through green measures that led to an energy saving of 100GWh

BrewDog commits to making all its employees carbon-negative

The company has introduced an employee perk, enabling its so-called ‘Carbon-Negative Crew’ to calculate their carbon footprint and track it using a mobile app

Financial Conduct Authority outlines landmark climate risk reporting measures

It says the measures are aligned with those proposed in the Pension Schemes Bill and notes they likely will be introduced over the next two years

NHS commits to becoming world’s first net zero national health system

The British healthcare system pledges to be carbon-neutral across its own operations by 2040

Tesco commits to tripling alternative meat sales by 2025

The commitment is part of the retailer’s collaboration with WWF that aims to reduce the environmental impact of food production

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