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...

2019 record temperatures conclude a decade of records

The decade 2010 to 2019 holds eight high UK temperature records, compared with only one low-temperature record in the set of official Met Office...

Manchester Barclays branches out of action after Greenpeace climate protest

Over 95 local Barclays high street branches have been shut down by Greenpeace activists this morning as part of a national protest against the...

Showers rare as Lancaster scientists record the sunniest April for 46 years

Scientists at Lancaster University’s Hazelrigg weather station have just recorded the sunniest April since 1974 – and the second sunniest since their records began...

Post lockdown traffic getting back to normal but air remains cleaner as congestion is...

Air pollution is lower than expected in some of the UK’s towns and cities, despite a return to almost normal traffic levels, new research...

Official figures reveal not one river or lake in England is in good health

New figures from the Environment Agency have been released today revealing that 0% of river, lakes and streams are classed as in good health...

Coronavirus lockdown caused dramatic changes in water consumption, research finds

New research has found that the coronavirus lockdown led to dramatic changes in water consumption in England and Wales, and that some of these...

Greater Manchester’s Clean Air zone could be approved by the summer and begin in...

GMCA will receive an update on the next steps to produce the final GM Clean Air Plan at its meeting on Friday 29 January. A...

HEINEKEN’s Manchester brewery is turning millions of pints of beer that was destined for...

A year ago today , speaking at a Downing Street press briefing, the Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced that pubs were to be shut...

Ancoats video production studio goes green with launch of peatlands protection video

Ancoats-based sustainable video production studio - Standby Productions - has launched Save Our Peatlands, the video which it has gifted to charity partner The Wildlife Trust for Manchester,...