Mind the air: London Underground’s most polluted routes exposed

New study found that certain routes can have eight times higher air pollution levels than the safe limit

ExxonMobil predicted climate change in the 1970s

That’s the claim of scientists, who have investigated internal reports from the time

‘Europe and polar regions struck hardest by global warming’

That’s after 2022 was the fifth warmest year on record

UN: ‘Ozone could be repaired in decades’

This is after the largest hole was recorded in 2000

Your flights powered by bin bags?

Your waste could take you on holiday this year…

‘Airline prices to go up in net zero quest’

That’s according to the body that represents some of the world’s largest airlines

Luton Borough Council commits to net zero by 2040

It has set a roadmap to achieve this – including targets on zero-emission transport and cleaner buildings

EU unveils new plans to cut plastic and packaging waste

Under the proposals, single-use packaging for food and beverages when consumed inside restaurants and cafes, mini shampoo bottles and mini packaging in hotels will be banned

EU proposes carbon removal certification scheme in net zero drive

The proposal lays down requirements for third-party verification and certification of carbon removals, the management of certification schemes and the functioning of registries

Essar Oil UK to build £360m carbon capture plant at Stanlow refinery

Once completed in 2027, the plant will eliminate an estimated 810,000 tons of CO2 per year – equivalent to slashing nearly 40% of all Stanlow emissions