West Midlands to become ‘nation’s first’ Net Zero Pathfinder region

The ‘Net Zero Pathfinder’ document, published by the WMCA, calls for more local control over energy policy, requesting government support to make this a reality

John Lewis puts landfill waste to bed with vegan-friendly, fully-recyclable mattress

The mattress is manufactured in the UK in a circular, carbon-neutral factory and is ‘completely glue and chemical-free’

Could a ‘Janger’ help retailers save 54 tonnes of plastic?

Researchers at the University of Sheffield and FaraPack Polymers seem to think so… but what is it?

Sockmaker sorts labels made from recycled coffee cup fibres

Pantherella has partnered with papermaker James Cropper to launch the new eco-friendly new packaging for its products

‘Net Zero collaboration across government, industry and wider population is vital’

That’s the suggestion from Paul Wrighton, Director North West Europe & Nordics at Schneider Electric, who spoke to future Net Zero at Green Alliance’s ‘Countdown to COP’ event in London last week

You might consider yourself green, but what about your toothpaste?

A Kickstarter project called NOICE is offering a natural and refillable toothpaste offering to reduce pollution and landfill waste

New York’s clean economy employed nearly 160k workers last year

The state’s clean energy economy has seen 8.9% employment growth since 2016, nearly double the growth of its overall economy

London goes car-free today

More than 20 kilometres of roads around Tower Bridge, London Bridge and the City of London are closed, as well as many other streets around the rest of the capital

ELN investigates the Global Strike for Climate

The Global Strike for Climate launched today across more than 150 countries to push governments around the world to step up action on saving the planet

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Duke Energy takes aim at 2050 net zero target

The US power company has unveiled an updated climate strategy, announcing a new 2030 goal to cut its carbon dioxide emissions by at least 50%