Influential committee of peers urges government to accelerate plans for lower VAT rates on green products and services
The government has today faced fresh calls to step up its efforts to cut VAT on green products after the House of Lords Science and Technology urged it to revisit the idea. Prime minister Gordon Brown...
The government is preparing to publish its long-awaited Environment Bill - and its contents will be crucial to post-Brexit green governance
Queen's Speech: Government promises to tackle plastics, air quality and habitat damage in Environment Bill
Long-awaited legislation expected to be published shortly, as government puts environment and climate change concerns centre stage in Queen's Speech
CCC report on behaviour change needed to hit net zero goal also calls for a frequent flier levy and scrapping of air miles schemes
But annual update from World Business Council for Sustainable Development warns governments and regulators are still not doing enough to standardised green reporting