Tesco rolls out first electric lorry for deliveries to city centre stores

The lorry is expected to replace around 30,000 miles per year of diesel with green energy, helping remove around 23 tonnes of carbon emissions per year

Tesco to ditch plastics from soft drinks multipacks

The move is expected to help the supermarket save around 45m pieces of plastic a year

How is Tesco chasing its net zero target?

Watch this Big Zero Lecture from the inaugural Big Zero Show to find out

The Big Zero Show, a big success!

Over 700 industry leaders and delegates shone a light on business net zero ambitions at Coventry Building Society Arena in Coventry

The Big Zero Show kicks off!

Today, Coventry has become the home of the UK’s net zero

British food and drinks giants join WRAP’s Scope 3 emissions reporting pilot

Hilton Food Group, Sainsbury’s and Tesco are among the companies that are piloting a new methodology designed to help the industry accurately measure and report emissions from their supply chains

Tesco expects ‘major’ carbon savings with peat-free pledge

The supermarket aims to reduce its peat use by nearly 9,000 cubic metres a year, which would cut the carbon footprint of the products by more than 1,200 tonnes of CO2 equivalent annually

Tesco to ban plastic wet wipes in first for major UK supermarkets

The retailer stopped stocking its own-brand plastic-based wet wipes and baby wipes two years ago, switching to biodegradable viscose as it breaks down far quicker

Asda and Tesco trial plant-based technology to tackle food waste

Called Apeel, the plant-based protection is used on fruits and vegetables to seal moisture in and keep oxygen out and slow their rate of spoilage, keeping them fresher for up to twice as long

Tesco ditches more than 1.5bn pieces of plastic from packaging

The supermarket removed plastic from a range of items, including wrapped tinned multipacks, plastic wrapping from cans of branded beers and ciders as well as from greeting cards