PNC pledges $20bn in environmental finance over five years

It will provide financing for green buildings, renewable energy, clean transportation and environmental sustainability-linked bonds and loans

EU members call for more action to accelerate transition to zero-emission vehicles

The transport sector currently accounts for roughly 25% of the EU’s greenhouse gas emissions

New petrol and diesel vehicle sales ban brought forward to 2035

The new target, which is five years earlier than previously planned, will also include hybrid vehicles for the first time