Mayor launches new construction standards designed to cut carbon emissions by 60,000 tonnes a year by 2012
San Francisco has this week become the latest US city to introduce dramatic new rules on building design intended to slash the city's carbon emissions. Mayor Gavin Newsom's green building ordinance...
BusinessGreen has been celebrating and highlighting the progress of the green economy for over a decade - but doing so has never been more important
Company says it aims to enrol over 100,000 small business customers to 100 per cent renewables backed power supply over the next 12 months
Only fraction of metals, minerals, fossil fuels, and biomass extracted each year is reused, tipping planet towards ecological disaster, report warns
Proposals unveiled to boost energy efficiency standards for new homes in bid to cut CO2, reduce bills and tackle fuel poverty