John Alker of the Green Building Council explores how greener shops could make for more successful for retailers
Napoleon was supposed to have called the UK "a nation of shopkeepers". I imagine it wasn't meant favourably, but 200 years on and retail accounts for 10 per cent of employment, over five per cent of GDP...
Calls grow for Chancellor to move UK electric vehicle adoption into the fast lane, as charging infrastructure investment takes a step forward
Global green fund gets back on track with $1bn splurge, but US vetoed a project that would have loaned $100m to China
Supermarket to offer range of mince pies and desserts that avoid palm oil, as it closes in on goal of eliminating the controversial ingredient from its own-brand ranges by April next year
A flurry of stories this week have exposed the chaos at the heart of the UK's plastics recycling system, presenting major risks for businesses