Engineering giant General Electric pledges to cut water use by 20 per cent by 2012
General Electric (GE) has added a fresh environmental target to its high-profile Ecomagination green initiative, committing to cut its fresh water use by a fifth by 2012. The engineering conglomerate...
Supermarket plans to phase out own brand, single-use plastic packaging within five years, as rival Lidl announces ban on black plastic across fruit and veg range
Ministers meeting on climate change, oceans and clean energy kicks off with joint UK-Canada commitment to smart grids and energy storage
National Drought Action Group warns water supplies in north of England remain low after scant rainfall this summer proved 'tough on farmers'
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