Measuring carbon emissions: How can business really be accurate?
Guy Ruddock, Vice President for design, delivery and operations at Colt Data Centre Services discusses the impact of the Carbon Reduction Commitment (CRC) Energy Efficiency Scheme league tables:
Europe calls for end to US-China "ping-pong blame game" on climate change
The European Parliament is calling for a binding global deal on climate change to be agreed by 2015 and an end to the "ping pong blame game" between the US and China.
Stuttering start for UK's Renewable Heat Incentive following solar PV fiasco
An effective launch of the Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) has been thwarted because the Government fears a repeat of the chaos surrounding solar Feed in Tariffs, the UK’s largest supplier and installer of renewable ene
New UK climate finance package will add to developing nations' debt
A new climate change finance package, announced today by Climate Change Secretary Chris Huhne, will push up developing countries’ debt, say campaigners from the World Development Movement.
BBC accused of "media hype" over Iceland volcano Katla eruption
The BBC has been accused of exaggerating the global knock-on effect from the increasing risk of a volcanic eruption of Iceland's Katla.
European Bank attacked over its funding policy for climate change
The European Investment Bank has been criticised for its role in carbon trading as a new report claims it distracts attention from real EU climate action.
Is Thorium the energy solution the world has been waiting for?
Thorium is a naturally-occurring, radioactive, and amazingly abundant metal that was discovered in 1828 by Swedish chemist, Jons Jakob Berzelius. The mineral, named after the Norse god of thunder, has languished in relat
Energy Secretary delivers robust defence of UK climate change policy
Energy Secretary Chris Huhne has defended the UK Government's policy on climate change in a stinging letter to “misinformed” critics.
Solar PV Feed-in Tariff changes will kill businesses' green commitment
Government changes to solar PV Feed in Tariffs aimed at tackling the overspend in the household sector are unfairly penalising commercial and industrial businesses trying to help the UK meet its carbon reduction targets,
Deforestation is a threat to the planet's climate and economies, UN chief warns
Deforestation not only threatens the planet’s climate and national economic development, but also communities whose income, culture and way of life depend on healthy forests, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon stressed toda
UK's leading solar firm supports ClickGreen's campaign on Feed-in Tariffs
The UK’s leading provider of onsite green renewable energy systems has backed ClickGreen’s 'Save Our Solar' campaign.
Dear Mr Huhne, More than 4,000 people say your Feed-in Tariff plans are wrong
In just 48 hours, 4,124 industry and consumers have come together to fiercely oppose your department's plans to introduce a December 8 cut-off point for the higher Feed-in Tariff rate for solar PV.
Catholic archbishop says climate change action is a waste of time and money
The Catholic Archbishop of Sydney George Pell has questioned the morality and cost benefits of tackling climate change in a controversial speech in London.
America going green: US to provide 71% of world's biofuels by 2021?
A recent study, released on 11 October, "Biofuel Markets and Technologies" released by Pike Research states that the global biofuel market will double within the next decade to $183.3 billion from its current level of
Energy minister in outspoken attack on "green economy deniers"
In an outspoken attack on “green economy deniers”, UK Energy Minister Chris Huhne has put the spotlight on the economic benefits to Britain of investing in green energy.