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.
Renewable energy industry gives lukewarm reaction to subsidy shake-up
Renewable energy industry leaders have given the government's shake-up of subsidy support a lukewarm reception, with many saying they feared deeper cuts.
Prince William calls for protection of the UK's outdoor spaces
The Duke of Cambridge has urged people to help safeguard their local public and recreational spaces for future generations.
Feeding 9 billion people is possible with sustainable farming
An international team of scientists has proposed a five-point plan for feeding the world while protecting the planet.
WWF calls on G20 finance leaders to fund climate action
Campaign group WWF has called on the Ministers of Finance from the G20 countries, meeting in Paris this week, to take seriously the critical role that innovative sources of finance can play in addressing the global crisi
Europe must lead on world climate talks, says campaign group
Governments have made disappointingly little progress at the latest international climate talks in Panama and hopes of breaking the global deadlock now rest on the European Union, says Christian Aid.
Green localism can secure environmental change, new book argues
A new book argues that ‘green localism’ can convince people to embrace action to secure environmental change.
US military support for biofuels will drive commercial roll-out
Advanced biofuels can be commercialized rapidly for military use, on military timelines, with adequate support and coordination of efforts by the U.S. Departments of Agriculture, Defense and Energy.
Expert warns Renewable Heat Incentive hitch could take months to resolve
An eleventh hour block on the introduction of the Renewable Heat Incentive will add to “more dithering and indecision” in the market, according to renewables expert Andy Boroughs.
Greening Government ICT Strategy will deliver massive rewards
The Greening Government ICT Strategy will provide the UK ICT industry with significant opportunities, according to consultancy Advanced Business Solutions.