Detailed plans behind a £100 million pledge from Aberdeen City Council to tackle climate change have come to light.
The University of Edinburgh has stopped all investments in fossil fuel companies, it has announced.
Power giant Drax has abandoned plans to build Europe’s biggest gas power plant following strong opposition from environmental campaigners.
League Two Forest Green are continuing their “adventure in alternative materials” as they prepare to line up in a kit made out of coffee grounds.
Holyrood has passed new legislation on heating that could be “crucial” in Scotland’s response to the climate change emergency.
Boris Johnson has warned world leaders that failure to address the issue of climate change will undermine global security.
Hundreds of farmers will be paid to take care of parts of the countryside such as hedgerows or soil this year as part of a trial announced by the Government.
Climate change is a grave threat to global peace and security, Boris Johnson has warned ahead of a United Nations Security Council session on the issue.
Climate change is threatening farmers in poorer countries and some of the UK’s favourite foods they produce, from coffee to chocolate, the Fairtrade Foundation warns.
Humans are making Earth a broken and increasingly unliveable planet through climate change, biodiversity loss and pollution, a new United Nations report has said.
Bushy, hairy-leafed cotoneaster is a “super plant” which can help soak up pollution on busy roads, horticultural experts have said.
Facebook users in the UK will be first to see information labels on posts about climate change, the social network has announced.
Police in India have detained around a dozen student protesters who were trying to march to the parliament building in New Delhi to demand the release of a climate activist.
VAT should be cut on home energy efficiency projects, repair services and products using recycled materials to boost a green recovery, MPs have urged.
Climate campaigners have expressed disappointment after the body responsible for emoji rejected calls for a wind turbine to be added.
The Scottish Government needs to take a more devolved approach if it is to meet key emissions reductions targets – including the aim of achieving net zero by 2045 – experts have insisted.
Pensions will be made safer, better and greener following the creation of new rules, Pensions Minister Guy Opperman has said.
Councils across England are transforming roadside verges to support wildflowers as pressure grows to reverse declines in wildlife, a Freedom of Information request has found.
New woodlands planted to tackle climate change should avoid carbon-rich soils where growing trees could backfire, the RSPB said.
Thousands of lives lost to air pollution, inactivity and unhealthy diets could be saved each year if the UK takes the action needed to tackle climate change, researchers have said.
Oil giant BP is among the businesses to win the rights to build new wind farms in UK waters, it announced on Monday, as questions were raised about how the sites were allocated.
There is a real risk that Scotland’s climate plan will not deliver the reduction in emissions needed, environmental campaigners have warned.
Scottish Labour leadership hopeful Monica Lennon says landmark legislation she led through parliament to make period products freely available to all presents a "framework" to offer plastic-free options.
Climate change may have played a direct role in the emergence of Sars-CoV-2 – the virus responsible for the Covid-19 pandemic, a study has suggested.
The French state failed to take sufficient action to fight climate change, a court has ruled in a case brought by a group of non-governmental organisations (NGO).
Scotland is likely to face greater risk of extreme droughts over the next two decades due to climate change, research suggests.
Renewables overtook fossil fuels to be the biggest source of electricity in the UK for the first time in 2020, a report shows.
A 4,000-year-old beetle species never known to have existed in the UK may have been endemic to the British Isles thousands of years ago, according to an expert.
President Joe Biden has issued executive orders to cut oil, gas and coal emissions and double energy production from offshore wind turbines in a bid to combat climate change.
More than four-fifths of people in the UK think climate change is a global emergency, the highest level of concern across 50 countries in a worldwide poll.