Birds Eye owner turns to solar power to reduce carbon emissions

The installation of the roof and ground-mounted solar panels is expected to help the frozen foods company reduce emissions by 1,180 tonnes annually

France opens first EV battery plant

The plant is projected to make 800k batteries each year and marks a European response to China’s huge stake in the market

A fifth of Europe is now under drought warning

Farmers are expecting one of their worst harvests for years, with Spain and Southern France tipped to be under huge threat from the weather

Climate change: ‘Fake snow won’t cut it’

This last ski season it was too warm even for fake snow, an Italian resort found

Europe bags 16k new EV chargers

These are being made available through a deal with Italy’s largest network

‘Europe cutting gas faster than UK’

New research suggests the UK is lagging behind the continent in ditching natural gas

EU greenlights €500m Italian scheme for switch to cleaner maritime vessels

It will support projects that increase the energy efficiency and environmental performance of vessels used for passenger, freight and combined transport

STL achieves zero waste to landfill certification in India and Italy

The company’s zero waste to landfill initiatives are part of its larger ambition for net zero emissions by 2030

Aberdeen University secures £220k to turn waste into hydrogen

The research could see organic matter in food waste, manure, wastewater and other biodegradable waste converted into hydrogen and used to power homes and businesses

Viral map of US in 2050 found out to be Mediterranean Sea

Online users believed the map to show how rising sea levels would impact the country