Thursday, January 17, 2019
Green Brexit promised by new environment law

Green Brexit promised by new environment law

The UK Government claims that a new Environmental Principles and Governance Bill will safeguard environment protections as we leave the EU. A consultation has started...
Olam to support net-positive approach to agriculture supply chain

Olam to support net-positive approach to agriculture supply chain

Agri-business giant, Olam International, has launched the Olam Living Landscapes Policy (OLLP) which supports a ‘Net-Positive’ approach to agricultural supply chains and landscape management. The...
Britain’s microbead ban comes into force

UK microbead ban comes into effect

The UK’s ban on the manufacture of cosmetic and personal care products that contain microbeads has today (9 January) come into effect. According to the...
Calls to cut pollution and preserve Britain’s waters

Calls to cut pollution and preserve Britain’s waters

A new report from the Environment Agency has claimed there are “far too many serious pollution incidents” in Britain’s waterways. Environment Agency Chair, Emma Howard...
HS2 awarded first BREEAM Infrastructure certificate

HS2 awarded first BREEAM Infrastructure certificate

HS2 has become the UK’s first infrastructure project to be awarded a BREEAM Infrastructure (pilot) Scheme Certificate for its ambitious sustainability strategy on Phase...
Ecotricity to support development of National Forest

Ecotricity to support development of National Forest

Green energy company Ecotricity is joining forces with the National Forest Company to support the development of England’s first large-scale forest to be created...
Britain’s microbead ban comes into force

Britain’s microbead ban comes into force

The UK’s ban on the sale of products containing microbeads this week comes into effect which will prevent billions of microbeads ending up in...

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Record amount of new UK offshore win capacity installed in 2018

Record amount of new UK offshore win capacity installed in 2018

More than 2 GW went operational in UK waters during 2018 – enough to power over 2,300,000 homes all year round. In 2018 eight new...
Ørsted to invest £23bn in green energy

Ørsted to invest £23bn in green energy

Ørsted has this week revealed its new strategic ambition and financial targets, including plans to invest £23 billion in green energy towards 2025. “We expect...

Solarcentury gets green light for Spanish solar power projects

British power company Solarcentury has received the green light to construct four solar parks in Seville, Spain. The projects, known as “Cerrado Cabrera”, “El primo...