Mining giant publishes wide-ranging climate policy update, as it steps up investment in 'energy transition materials'
New YouGov survey reveals over half of Brits think climate change is 'the biggest risk to the Earth's future' and are taking steps to curb emissions
Supermarket to increase single use bag charge and trial reusable produce bags
The reshuffle makes it clearer than ever that Boris Johnson owns Brexit, the net zero transition, and COP26 - the pressure to deliver on his many promises is only going to intensify
BP's dramatic net zero pledge may lack some key details, but it marks yet another important step forward for global decarbonisation efforts
Number 10 spokesperson insists government is determined to deliver Glasgow Summit, but warns it must represent 'value for the UK taxpayer'
Grant Shapps tells BBC radio phase out date could come as early as 2032, ahead of meeting with auto industry lobbyists
New CEO at global oil giant will step up its investment in non-oil and gas activities, but campaigners argue much more detail is required on how the company will pivot towards net zero emissions
The Financial Times reports the government is in talks with ExCel London about potentially moving the COP26 Summit to the capital
Cabinet Secretary sets out government's priorities for COP26 Summit, but is reticent on whether he wants the job of Summit President
New five year funding package to deliver at least 4,000 zero emission buses and a series of 'Mini Holland' cycle infrastructure plans
Michael Gove is hotly tipped to take up the reins of the crucial Glasgow Summit, but has the government truly internalised the scale of the task it now faces
The Times reports Treasury is considering new energy efficiency funding programme, including potential incentives for households that undertake green upgrades
A flurry of official NDC plans are expected to be unveiled ahead of the crucial COP26 Summit in Glasgow this autumn
This week's COP26 launch may have got off to a tempestuous start, but all the elements are there for a genuinely transformative and historic Summit, the Prime Minister just needs to articulate the net zero narrative
Two new reports this week have highlighted both the challenges and opportunities presented by the UK's offshore wind boom
Oil giant says new CEO, Bernard Looney, 'understands the frustration and anger of protestors' and will 'set out his low carbon ambition for the company next week'
The seven point action plan revealed by the former COP26 President reveals both the priorities for her successor and the wider green economy, as well the source of some of the flashpoints that are thought to have led to her departure
Sacked COP26 President accuses Boris Johnson of a 'failure of global vision and leadership' and urges him to 'reset the dial' on the troubled talks
Following accusations the watchdog has failed to do enough to support the net zero transition, incoming CEO uses first day in the post to unveil sweeping climate manifesto
Whether you regard the prospect as exciting or terrifying, the UK is embarking on an uncertain journey outside the EU - the consequences for the environment and the green economy, both good and bad, will be considerable
Company becomes first jewellery firm to join Science Based Targets Initiative with pledge to become 'carbon neutral' by 2025
Arrival has emerged as a major player in the fast expanding commercial EV fleet market
Major new cost-benefit analysis argues that electric refuse collection vehicles can slash greenhouse gas emissions, air pollution, and running costs
Platform launches new online hub to help hosts enhance the environmental performance of their property
BusinessGreen has been celebrating and highlighting the progress of the green economy for over a decade - but doing so has never been more important
Patagonia's Lisa Pike Sheehy and Mihela Hladin Wolfe talk about how the outdoor wear company aspires to be a sustainability trailblazer - and is well used to 'playing in the arena of hate and love' as a result
Metals giant to integrate all its aluminium assets into a single business committed to delivering carbon neutrality by 2030
On crying at the climate crisis, the start of a decade of consequences, and the stark difference between ghosts and ancestors
A new driving test devised by Hyundai provides further evidence that electric vehicles are not just cleaner, they lead to calmer, safer drivers too
Company says it has met its target to halve plastic packaging and is now working to make all its branded packaging reusable, recyclable or compostable by the end of 2022
We trawl through the archive to pick out some of our favourite reads of the past 12 months
The Nespresso boss for UK and Ireland joins BusinessGreen at Covent Garden's Clos Maggiore to talk recycling, coffee, and climate change
This week brought positive mood music from the Johnson government on climate action
Save the Date: Inaugural Net Zero Festival to take place in London on September 30th 2020
James Murray explains the concept behind the world's first Net Zero Festival - and why all businesses should get involved
An emboldened Number 10 is to outlaw extending the Brexit transition period beyond the end of 2020, setting up a major row over the future of environmental standards
Minor reshuffle expected today as Boris Johnson prepares to replace Environment Minister Zac Goldsmith
Was it really 'a bad night for the climate'?
European Council endorses goal of building a 'climate neutral EU', despite continuing Polish objections
Boris Johnson leads party to historic election victory, with the Prime Minister facing immediate calls for government to deliver on promise of 'green industrial revolution'
Voters are going to the polls with a mandate for net zero assured, but key decisions on the UK's climate policies and 'Green Brexit' plans hanging in the balance
Seven leading firms sign up to the World Green Building Council's Net Zero Carbon Buildings Commitment, as UK Green Finance Institute launches new building efficiency coalition
The one upside to this miserable election has been the clear mandate for the net zero transition, but with all parties promising to bolder climate action who should green business types vote for?
CMA approval paves way for transaction to complete next month, creating a major new energy player with almost five million customers that has pledged to go net zero emissions
Leading business and investor groups have again called on world leaders to deliver bolder decarbonisation targets, as influential TED Talks launches new climate focused programme
Green Party says investment drive would create 75,000 clean energy jobs, as Tories announce plan for £4.2bn Local Public Transport Fund
Company says 11th hour fund-raising round could allow it to secure planning permission 'in perpetuity', as immediate prospects for the controversial project rest on election result