sustainable thinking



Seven questions for Liz Truss' solar farm crackdown

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Defra's plans to reduce CAP payments for farmers installing solar arrays raise more questions than answers

21 Oct 2014

UK hails best ever quarter for electric car sales as demand revs up

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Government figure show 5,000 cars were registered under the plug-in grant scheme from July to September, doubling sales compared to the previous quarter

21 Oct 2014

Insurers tell Osborne £500m extra needed for flood defences

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Companies and NGOs write to Chancellor George Osborne warning millions of homes could be left at risk without greater investment

21 Oct 2014

Chimney emitting pollution at Conesville power plant

Blue chips call for ambitious EU climate package, as concerns mount over lack of CCS support

Corporate giants demand emissions reduction target of at least 40 per cent, as leaked letter reveals UK concerns over lack of focus on carbon capture and storage

21 Oct 2014

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BusinessGreen Zero Deforestation Debate

30 Oct 2014

Join BusinessGreen, in association with Asia Pulp and Paper, for an interactive day exploring the challenges businesses face as they seek to tackle global deforestation

RenewableUK Annual Conference and Exhibition 2014

RenewableUK Annual Conference and Exhibition

11 Nov 2014

Register for The UK's Premier Renewable Energy Event, covering onshore and offshore wind, wave & tidal energy and small & medium wind systems

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BusinessGreen's Seventh Birthday Party

12 Nov 2014

Come join the BusinessGreen team to celebrate seven years reporting on the UK’s burgeoning green economy

Low carbon vehicle partnership conference

Video: Low carbon policies driving automotive boom

Video highlights the findings of the Low CVP's latest report showing how environmental policies have helped the automotive sector grow

Peoples climate march New York 22 September 2014

New York Climate Summit - All the latest

Catch all the green business developments from the New York Climate Summit

BusinessGreen Leaders Awards 2014

BusinessGreen Leaders Awards - Meet the winners

All the profiles of the BusinessGreen Leaders Awards winners 2014

More than 100 investors last week committed to divesting fossil fuel stocks at the UN Climate Summit. Would your business follow suit?

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