The World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) has put the Treasury's failure
to meet with green campaigners down to a "lack of imagination" and
Richard Branson has called for plastic alternatives to help improve luggage security across airports and cut down on pollution at the same time.
Global municipal solid waste arisings are set to double by 2025 unless materials are incorporated into a circular economy approach whereby they are reclaimed or recovered.
The onshore wind sector has expressed relief following the government's Renewables Obligation (RO) banding review, cutting the sector's support by 10% compared to the 25% previously expected.
Energy-from-waste appears to have benefited ahead of other renewable energy technologies under the latest review of the renewables obligation certificate (ROC) subsidy banding.
Tandridge District Council has become the first local authority to
commit to a framework that aims to save council waste departments
collective costs of up to £85m.
The government has set its banding review for the Renewables Obligation (RO) which suggests renewable energy will bring £25bn of investment into the UK.
Businesses are failing to realise the commercial advantages to be gained from adapting to climate change, according to a new Defra report seen exclusively by edie before its publication on Friday.
A new set of government indicators will allow the public and businesses to monitor the UK's progress towards sustainable long-term growth.
Response to the call for entries for the Sustainability Leaders Awards 2012 has been overwhelming with the highest number of entries we've ever received.
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