Climate change protester sets his arm on fire during Laver Cup match

The protester, named Kai, aged 20, ran to the court wearing a white t-shirt that read ‘End UK Private Jets’ during a tennis match between Stefanos Tsitsipas and Diego Schwartzman

‘Weather extremes could destabilise entire socioeconomic systems’

Energy, health and agriculture sectors are those likely to see the worst cascading effects of extreme weather, according to a new study

There is no climate emergency, says former minister

Former Minister of State Lord Frost has condemned ‘medieval’ wind power

President Biden launches $2.3bn climate change plan

This follows 24 US states being plunged into extreme heatwaves this week

London-wide school programme to inspire next generation into green careers

The Climate Kick-Start programme, supported by Bloomberg LP and Let’s Go Zero 2030, aims to respond to the growing demand for skills in renewable energy, home energy efficiency, green finance and electric transport

Bristol Mayor criticised for flying 9,000 miles to talk about climate

Campaigners said the trip is in contrast with the fact that Bristol was the first UK city to declare a climate emergency

Leeds greenlights £7.2m district heating extension

The scheme uses heat recovered from the waste of 10,700 homes

LGPS Central makes 2050 net zero commitment

Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS) Central, which manages the pooled assets of eight Midlands-based LGPS funds worth around £49 billion, has also set an interim target of a 50% reduction in emissions by 2030

Nearly 2k homes across West Midlands to get energy efficiency boost

Poor insulated, low income households are set to receive support from the local authorities

Scotland to ban single-use plastics from 2022

The COP26 host has implemented the new law, to prevent plastic waste and halt the climate emergency