UK to launch new legally-binding environmental targets by end of 2022

The goals will focus on the improvement of biodiversity, air and water quality as well as reduction of waste

Government urged to raise taxes for aviation and automotive industries to support green recovery

Rail Delivery Group suggests levies should reflect how damaging a mode of transport is for the environment and as a result, be reduced for rail travel

UK Power Networks joins consortium to deliver £1.5bn worth of infrastructure work for London’s green recovery

Funding will support upgrades of the gas and water supply network and will boost the EV charging infrastructure across the capital

Reusable battery developer secures £2m investment to scale up circular technology

Aceleron’s technology aims to reduce battery waste by developing lithium-ion batteries which can be reused

Reusable battery developer secures £2m investment to scale up circular technology

Aceleron’s technology aims to reduce battery waste by developing lithium-ion batteries which can be reused

Businesses with net zero pledges ‘should be prioritised for government support’

The majority of businesses believe governmental funding should be primarily directed to the transport, logistics, manufacturing and construction sectors, according to a new survey

The Chancellor to launch £3bn Green Homes scheme during ‘mini-Budget’ announcement

The funding is reportedly expected to provide vouchers worth £5,000 and up to £10,000 for some of the neediest households for energy efficiency upgrades

UNEP awards innovative start-ups working to build a greener Asia

Each winner will receive $10,000 in funding, in addition to training, business mentoring and technical analysis of their environmental impacts

German companies call on government to ensure green recovery from Covid-19

Businesses have asked the German Government to support them with long-term stimulus packages as they continue working towards achieving climate objectives