Tesco launches £400m sustainability bond

It is aligned with the supermarket’s aim to slash Scope 1 and 2 emissions by 60% by 2025

Government urged to make disclosure of net zero transition plans mandatory

Large companies must give transparency in their net zero transition plans by 2025, a consortium suggests

Tesco and ScottishPower open 30MW wind farm

The wind farm will power Tesco’s operations, generating enough renewable energy to power 20,000 homes

Tesco issues €750m bond linked to sustainability

It is part of the supermarket’s commitment to become a net zero carbon business in the UK by 2035

Tesco ditches one billion pieces of plastic in 2020

The retail giant removed the plastic from a range of branded and own-label products

Tesco removes 20m plastic items from Christmas range

The move is part of the supermarket’s 4Rs packaging strategy – to remove it where it can, reduce it where it can’t, reuse more and recycle what’s left

Tesco launches partnership to build three solar farms to support 2035 net zero goal

The solar farms in Essex, Anglesey and Oxfordshire are expected to generate enough energy to power more than 44,800 homes

Tesco’s pilot scheme reduces household food waste by 76%

The six-week initiative, which was delivered by the environmental charity Hubbub, also helped participants save £16.50 every week

Tesco commits to tripling alternative meat sales by 2025

The commitment is part of the retailer’s collaboration with WWF that aims to reduce the environmental impact of food production

VW Golf charging in a Tesco car park
Tesco joins consortium calling for 100% zero emission car and van sales from 2030

Dixons Carphone, E.ON, Heathrow, Lime and SSE are also members of the group that urges government to boost EV charging infrastructure