But environment minister reveals government could replicate levy that has been pioneered in Wales and Ireland
The government has today faced fresh calls to introduce a levy on plastic carrier bags to help cut down on waste, after recent figures showed supermarkets voluntary efforts to curb bag use have stalled....
US customers can now purchase 'zero-waste boxes' from office supplier Staples, to fill with assortment of household and office waste for recycling
Scandinavian country plans to cut its own emissions by 85 per cent and offset the rest abroad
Green energy supplier surpasses "Big Six" with largest price cut so far
Wind energy maps created using scanning lasers could provide investors with more confidence on offshore wind farms' potential yields