environment

Poorest will be hit hardest by plans to scrap insulation scheme, warn experts
Energy crisis

Poorest will be hit hardest by plans to scrap insulation scheme, warn experts

Scrapping insulation scheme will do little to alleviate the energy crisis – while leaving poorer households paying the price, experts and charities have warned.

Why cargo bikes could be the future of green home delivery
Green transport

Why cargo bikes could be the future of green home delivery

A growing appetite for home deliveries is driving up carbon emissions – could a fleet of cargo bikes be the green solution?

Changemakers 2022: Environment
Changemakers 2022

Changemakers 2022: Environment

Here are the Changemakers that have been doing their bit to protect the environment and start important conversations.

Why England’s rivers are so polluted – and what you can do about it
Pollution

Why England’s rivers are so polluted – and what you can do about it

These are the least wasteful towns and cities in England – is yours on the list?
Recycling

These are the least wasteful towns and cities in England – is yours on the list?

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France has banned plastic packaging on fruit and veg – why can’t the UK?
Plastic pollution

France has banned plastic packaging on fruit and veg – why can’t the UK?

How to recycle your Christmas decorations
Recycling

How to recycle your Christmas decorations

This map shows how many times your local area has flooded since 2007
Flooding

This map shows how many times your local area has flooded since 2007

Plants are still running the world… but new David Attenborough series The Green Planet shows they need our help
Green Planet

Plants are still running the world… but new David Attenborough series The Green Planet shows they need our help

The growing movement to end UK waste incineration
Air pollution

The growing movement to end UK waste incineration

Charities label post-Brexit scheme for sustainable farming a ‘huge disappointment’
Nature

Charities label post-Brexit scheme for sustainable farming a ‘huge disappointment’

Here’s how you can waste less food and help save the planet
Food waste

Here’s how you can waste less food and help save the planet

Why your clothes might be killing the planet – and where to source sustainable fashion
Fast fashion

Why your clothes might be killing the planet – and where to source sustainable fashion

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How to find out if your home is likely to flood – and what help you can get
Climate crisis

How to find out if your home is likely to flood – and what help you can get

COP26 is over but the fight for survival is only getting started
Paul McNamee

COP26 is over but the fight for survival is only getting started

Revealed: Thousands of homes being built on floodplains ignore climate change risk
Housing

Revealed: Thousands of homes being built on floodplains ignore climate change risk

‘Turn up!’: Activists on the one thing people can do to fix climate change now COP26 is over
Climate change

‘Turn up!’: Activists on the one thing people can do to fix climate change now COP26 is over

What was agreed at COP26 – and can we call it a success?
Environment

What was agreed at COP26 – and can we call it a success?

‘The inaction is a political failure’: Public backs transition to green jobs
Environment

‘The inaction is a political failure’: Public backs transition to green jobs

Boris Johnson’s COP26 flight was ‘unavoidable’, apparently
COP26

Boris Johnson’s COP26 flight was ‘unavoidable’, apparently

One mention of fossil fuels and lots of ‘urging’: The COP26 draft agreement explained
COP26

One mention of fossil fuels and lots of ‘urging’: The COP26 draft agreement explained

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The real COP26: Activists, campaigners and the public on why they came to Glasgow
Environment

The real COP26: Activists, campaigners and the public on why they came to Glasgow

Will the Environment Bill stop sewage being dumped in rivers? – and how did MPs vote?
Environment

Will the Environment Bill stop sewage being dumped in rivers? – and how did MPs vote?

Why climate change hits women harder than men
Environment

Why climate change hits women harder than men

Government accused of ‘hiding’ amendments to Environment Bill ahead of sewage vote
Environment

Government accused of ‘hiding’ amendments to Environment Bill ahead of sewage vote

Oil and gas workers are being put off renewable jobs by huge training costs
Environment

Oil and gas workers are being put off renewable jobs by huge training costs

Al Gore: More equal economy needed to achieve climate goals
Environment

Al Gore: More equal economy needed to achieve climate goals

The campaigners using COP26 to highlight their big issues
Activism

The campaigners using COP26 to highlight their big issues

COP26: Climate campaigners take over council building to offer beds to activists
Housing

COP26: Climate campaigners take over council building to offer beds to activists

The world’s most climate-vulnerable countries have been excluded from COP26
Environment

The world’s most climate-vulnerable countries have been excluded from COP26

The COP26 menu is ‘like serving cigarettes at a lung cancer conference’
Environment

The COP26 menu is ‘like serving cigarettes at a lung cancer conference’

What’s on the agenda at COP26 – and what will leaders actually agree on?
Environment

What’s on the agenda at COP26 – and what will leaders actually agree on?

Heading to COP26? Read this alternative guide
Environment

Heading to COP26? Read this alternative guide