London, Greater Manchester, Bournemouth, Leicester and Coventry all make the grade among non-profit CDP's annual rankings of cities leading the field on climate action
Starbucks is experimenting with fresh ways of encouraging its customers to order their coffee in a reusable rather than disposable cup
Campaign group says action to ground flights at airport is proportionate to climate threat, as Heathrow says activists will face 'full force of the law'
New draft of Greater Manchester development strategy puts environment and climate front and centre of 2040 vision
Greater Manchester tells firms they are not welcome as discontent spreads
Lord Deben says council action to tackle climate risks 'gives me real hope'
With up to 1.8 billion children's health and development at risk from air pollution, planet must shift away from fossil fuels, UN health body warns
Emma Howard Boyd's speech to the Manchester Green Summit - in full
Manchester Green Summit delivers a raft of new sustainability commitments, as Mayor Andy Burnham underlines commitment to decarbonisation
European Regional Development Fund-backed loan fund to aims to accelerate the roll out of emerging clean technologies
Politicians, businesses, universities, and even Bolton Wanderers FC join first-of-its-kind Big Clean Switch initiative in bid to slash energy bills
Mayor Andy Burnham kicks off congestion consultation with launch of the UK's first electric bus to be recharged using a pantograph