Bank of America and HSBC announce that they will make good on threats to end financing for firms that fail to live up to environmental standards
It is not just small businesses and cash-strapped first-time buyers who are struggling to get bank loans at the moment. Some of the world's most polluting companies could also find financing increasingly...
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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