Government also announces planned reductions in CO2 and sulphur dioxide emissions after missing 2011 targets
China plans to cut its carbon intensity 3.5 per cent over 2012 after failing to achieve the same target in 2011. As well as reducing carbon intensity, or energy use per unit of gross domestic product,...
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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