Government pulls support for fracking

Fracking will not be allowed to proceed in England, the government has announced today, following the publication of new scientific analysis. Ministers took the decision...

Tesco to remove one billion pieces of plastic from products by the end of...

Tesco has today announced it will remove one billion pieces of plastic from products for sale in UK stores by the end of 2020...

Groundbreaking ‘Smart Street’ project could see North West’s electricity bills cut by up to...

A pioneering energy project that could see customers save up to £60 a year on electricity bills and help the UK move towards a...

BBC One’s Seven Worlds, One Planet launches with unique wildlife installation

To celebrate the launch of the new natural history series, Sir David Attenborough’s ‘Seven Worlds, One Planet’ on BBC One, the BBC has unveiled...

Labour unveils its plans for a net carbon zero economy in two decades

The Labour Party have pledged that the UK will be carbon neutral by the 2030’s as it sets out its fast track climate strategy. The...

North West ready to deliver the UK’s first hydrogen project within five years

As climate change protests take place across London last week, attendees to a Westminster briefing heard how HyNet will initially save one million tonnes...

Fracking is making slow progress in the UK report finds

Progress in establishing a shale gas industry in England has been slower than government planned, according to today’s report by the National Audit Office...

New Tree Trail launched in Manchester city centre

City of Trees launches brand new tree trail that takes you across the city to enjoy the diversity of trees Manchester has to offer. Leading...

Higher air pollution days trigger cardiac arrests and hospitalisations

Hundreds of children and adults are suffering out-of-hospital cardiac arrests or being sent to hospital for strokes or severe asthma attacks on days when...

Government introduces landmark Environmental Bill

The Government is to introduce what it describes as a landmark Bill to Parliament to tackle the biggest environmental priorities of our time. The transformative...