Shenzhen mayor says city will kick off pioneering cap-and-trade scheme on 17 June
China's Shenzhen city has become the first in the country to set a launch date for a new carbon emissions trading pilot scheme, as part of a package of measures designed to curb emissions from energy-intensive...
HM Treasury says consultation on taxing plastic waste received highest ever response rate from businesses and the public, with strong support for measures to cut demand for takeaway containers
Three companies team up to develop waste plastics as a raw material for making fuels, chemicals and new plastics
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Westcott Venture Park plans to build 15MW direct wire solar farm to make it the first "carbon-negative" business park in the UK