The Government has urged the UK's green architects and engineers to cash in on the opportunities offered by the thriving American sustainable construction market.
Deserts could expand to cover almost a third of the world's surface by the end of the century under climate change, a study of future global drought conditions has found.
Environmental economists will be lauded at a prestigious awards ceremony at London's Magic Circle headquarters next week.
Better management of tropical forests could cut carbon emissions while creating wealth for some of the world's poorest people, according to the World Bank.
Busy petrol stations will be obliged to fit technology to suck up petrol vapour bid to recycle wasted fumes and cut pollution.
Since its launch ten years ago the Landfill Tax has raised over £700m for projects that benefit communities and the environment.
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