Alok Sharma: “COP26 is not a photo op”

The COP26 President-Designate said the success or failure of the climate summit rests in world leaders’ hands

The IPCC Report in 60 seconds…

What were the key findings and points to take from the IPCC’s report on climate change yesterday?

Pension giant Nest appoints Octopus Renewables to invest ‘millions’ in green energy

It is committing an estimated £250m this year in the UK and Europe, which is part of a potential £1.4bn investment by the end of the decade

It’s all change at future Net Zero – and we need your involvement now more than ever

As we approach our first anniversary, we have crystalised our vision for what we want to accomplish around three main themes – read on to find out more…

Prince of Wales launches green ‘Terra Carta’ initiative for businesses

Prince Charles said the scheme represents a ‘step-change’ in the UK’s ‘future of industry’ and ‘future of economy’ approach

Anthony Joshua’s world championship fight to become ‘first albert-certified live boxing event’

Sky Sports said its first albert-certified live boxing event builds upon its commitment to reducing the environmental impact of its sports productions

New Zealand pledges to have carbon-neutral public sector by 2025

Under the new plan, public sector agencies need to measure and publicly report on their emissions and offset what they can’t cut by 2025

UK Government is investing ‘only 12% of what is needed to tackle the climate emergency’

Policy thinktank IPPR estimates that £33 billion a year in additional annual investment is needed to meet the net zero target

University of Exeter to reward staff and students for taking climate action

Sustainable actions on recycling, travel and shopping will earn ‘green points’ that could win vouchers

UK council partners with crowdfunding platform to finance residents’ green projects

Cornwall Council will work with Crowdfunder to raise funds for plans that will help the region reach its climate targets