From terrifying environmental predictions to fractious nuclear rows, we run down the top stories from the past seven days
We're pretty much doomed Occasionally, environmental news coverage throws up reports so depressing it makes you wonder why you get out of bed in a morning. This week provided one of those occasions...
Green Deal Finance Company acquired by Greenstone Finance Limited and Aurium Capital Markets in £40m deal
Flagship report from Business & Sustainable Development Commission suggests greener business models could deliver 380 million new jobs by 2030
Swedish firm reveals over £500m of renewables investment will be directed to alternative markets unless UK government policy on clean energy changes
Polman: 'To address the challenge of ocean plastic waste we need to work on systemic solutions - ones which stop plastics entering our waterways in the first place'