Let’s Go Zero: IKEA seeks ideas from children to make UK schools more sustainable

The retailer is working with the Let’s Go Zero campaign, which aims to help all 32kschools in the UK reach zero by 2030

‘Turn your engine off outside schools’

A campaign to stop engine idling has seen a 38% reduction

More than 60% UK schools exceed healthy levels of air pollution

These levels are driven by rush hour traffic, research shows

Are British school classes filled with CO2?

Nearly one-in-eight schools and colleges have “too high” levels of carbon dioxide, according to a government survey

Bethnal Green school gets solar installation

It is part of a £673,000 council-funded scheme to make schools more sustainable

What’s being done to help schools transition to net zero?

Listen to our latest podcast with EQUANS’ Mark Dolling on the ‘School Zero’ project – set up to help get schools on a greener pathway

COP26: Climate change to be at the heart of education from 2023

The Education Secretary will announce new measures later today to empower more young people to take action to protect the environment and mitigate climate change

Air pollution above average in 41% UK schools

Two-fifths of children heading back to school this September face high levels of polluting gases that can cause asthma and lung inflammation

More than 3.4m children attend schools with toxic air

A new study has found that 27% of UK schools are in areas with high air pollution levels

New partnership formed to help UK schools become carbon-neutral by 2030

Just One Tree and Let’s Go Zero have teamed up to help raise money to stop deforestation and increase biodiversity