environment

Meet the community generating its own renewable electricity
Renewable enrergy

Meet the community generating its own renewable electricity

In Wolverton, Milton Keynes, residents have found a way to generate community energy that’s reliable, cheap and climate-friendly.

Charities label post-Brexit scheme for sustainable farming a ‘huge disappointment’
Nature

Charities label post-Brexit scheme for sustainable farming a ‘huge disappointment’

The National Trust, RSPB and The Wildlife Trusts say a long-awaited scheme for paying farmers to manage land sustainably breaks Brexit promises and fails to protect wildlife.

Here’s how you can waste less food and help save the planet
Food waste

Here’s how you can waste less food and help save the planet

Food waste is often ignored in the fight against climate change – but it can be a huge driver of emissions. Here’s how to stop it.

Why your clothes might be killing the planet – and where to source sustainable fashion
Fast fashion

Why your clothes might be killing the planet – and where to source sustainable fashion

‘The water turned brown while I was in it’: Sewage pollution rises by more than 80% in a year
Water pollution

‘The water turned brown while I was in it’: Sewage pollution rises by more than 80% in a year

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How to find out if your home is likely to flood – and what help you can get
Climate crisis

How to find out if your home is likely to flood – and what help you can get

COP26 is over but the fight for survival is only getting started
Paul McNamee

COP26 is over but the fight for survival is only getting started

Revealed: Thousands of homes being built on floodplains ignore climate change risk
Housing

Revealed: Thousands of homes being built on floodplains ignore climate change risk

‘Turn up!’: Activists on the one thing people can do to fix climate change now COP26 is over
Climate change

‘Turn up!’: Activists on the one thing people can do to fix climate change now COP26 is over

What was agreed at COP26 – and can we call it a success?
Environment

What was agreed at COP26 – and can we call it a success?

‘The inaction is a political failure’: Public backs transition to green jobs
Environment

‘The inaction is a political failure’: Public backs transition to green jobs

Boris Johnson’s COP26 flight was ‘unavoidable’, apparently
COP26

Boris Johnson’s COP26 flight was ‘unavoidable’, apparently

One mention of fossil fuels and lots of ‘urging’: The COP26 draft agreement explained
COP26

One mention of fossil fuels and lots of ‘urging’: The COP26 draft agreement explained

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The real COP26: Activists, campaigners and the public on why they came to Glasgow
Environment

The real COP26: Activists, campaigners and the public on why they came to Glasgow

Will the Environment Bill stop sewage being dumped in rivers? – and how did MPs vote?
Environment

Will the Environment Bill stop sewage being dumped in rivers? – and how did MPs vote?

Why climate change hits women harder than men
Environment

Why climate change hits women harder than men

Government accused of ‘hiding’ amendments to Environment Bill ahead of sewage vote
Environment

Government accused of ‘hiding’ amendments to Environment Bill ahead of sewage vote

Oil and gas workers are being put off renewable jobs by huge training costs
Environment

Oil and gas workers are being put off renewable jobs by huge training costs

Al Gore: More equal economy needed to achieve climate goals
Environment

Al Gore: More equal economy needed to achieve climate goals

The campaigners using COP26 to highlight their big issues
Activism

The campaigners using COP26 to highlight their big issues

COP26: Climate campaigners take over council building to offer beds to activists
Housing

COP26: Climate campaigners take over council building to offer beds to activists

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The COP26 menu is ‘like serving cigarettes at a lung cancer conference’
Environment

The COP26 menu is ‘like serving cigarettes at a lung cancer conference’

What’s on the agenda at COP26 – and what will leaders actually agree on?
Environment

What’s on the agenda at COP26 – and what will leaders actually agree on?

Heading to COP26? Read this alternative guide
Environment

Heading to COP26? Read this alternative guide

COP26: The innovators helping to fight climate change
Environment

COP26: The innovators helping to fight climate change

Can flying in planes be sustainable? Even aviation bosses aren’t so sure
Environment

Can flying in planes be sustainable? Even aviation bosses aren’t so sure

UK urges nations to end fossil fuel extraction – while planning 40 projects at home
Environment

UK urges nations to end fossil fuel extraction – while planning 40 projects at home

Yes, Rishi Sunak has made domestic flights cheaper just before COP26
Environment

Yes, Rishi Sunak has made domestic flights cheaper just before COP26

Revealed: Only five G20 countries have clear plans for reaching net zero by 2050
Environment

Revealed: Only five G20 countries have clear plans for reaching net zero by 2050

What is greenwashing and what can you do about it?
Environment

What is greenwashing and what can you do about it?

What are green jobs and how can I get one?
Employment

What are green jobs and how can I get one?

‘Severe’ skills shortage threatens UK’s long-term environment goals
Environment

‘Severe’ skills shortage threatens UK’s long-term environment goals

Private renters fear landlords won’t claim grant to upgrade boilers and cut energy costs
Environment

Private renters fear landlords won’t claim grant to upgrade boilers and cut energy costs

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