CMA publishes new law to crack down on greenwashing

Companies will have until the New Year to ensure their environmental claims comply with the law

Current rating system for green energy tariffs is ‘outdated’

A think-tank is calling on Ofgem to change the rating system for energy suppliers to stop ‘greenwashing’ and ensure consumers do not lose trust with the net zero agenda

Treasury appoints new independent group to clamp down on ‘greenwashing’

The Green Technical Advisory Group will oversee the government’s delivery of a Green Taxonomy, a framework setting the bar for investments that can be defined as environmentally sustainable

Greenwashing: Are some businesses’ online green claims misleading consumers?

Latest research has found four in 10 websites appeared to be making claims that were ‘exaggerated, false or deceptive’ and could potentially qualify as unfair commercial practices, breaking consumer law

EU agrees to create low carbon standards to aid investors

They are designed to help investors who wish to adopt a climate-conscious investment strategy