Half of Britain's homes could be heated by turning our sewage, food waste and unwanted wood into biogas, according to a report from National Grid.
Campaigners have lost a High Court challenge to block the Government's flagship eco-towns scheme but are planning to continue the protest after an independent expert published a damning report on the towns.
A centre for education and specialist services for under-fives and their parents has been delayed as a result of contamination on the site it is set to occupy.
Business leaders and governments meeting at the World Economic Forum were urged to use the current economic crisis to create a global 'Green New Deal'.
A group of housing associations from across the country have celebrated getting their first foot on the sustainability ladder.
Ireland is making progress on recycling but must begin to focus more on prevention and reduction of waste, according to the country's environment chief.
Developed countries should commit to slashing emissions by 30% by 2020 compared to 1990 levels and developing countries must limit theirs by at least 15%, European Union chiefs have said.
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