Bioeconomy ready to boom, says Government report
The UK bioeconomy could be worth £100bn a year with Government support, claimed a new report from the Department of Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS).
Government dishes out £24.5m to green energy innovations
Windows that double-up as solar panels, Europe's biggest battery, and a sustainable alternative to fracking are all among the technologies that have won a share of a £24.5m innovation fund from the UK Government.
Green Investment Bank launches £50m fund for UK waste infrastructure
Business Minister Matthew Hancock has unveiled details of a £50m investment from the UK Green Investment Bank (GIB) into a new fund targeting small-scale recycling and waste management projects across the country.
Ebay, Kindle and Skype are 'greenest' apps going
Ebay has been named the best app for encouraging sustainable behaviour with Kindle, Skype, and Google Maps also making it into the top ten.
Cabinet reshuffle: Who are the new green ministers?
The UK's new energy and environment ministers opposed green energy: Matthew Hancock called for cuts to wind power subsidies while Liz Truss claimed renewable power was damaging the economy.