Three quarters of the economy to be covered by new carbon trading scheme
The Australian government yesterday released its long anticipated plans for a cap-and-trade scheme designed to curb emissions from one of the world's most carbon intensive economies. The climate change...
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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