Ebay and Gumtree have been fined by the EA for failing to comply with energy efficiency rules
The Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA) opened consultation this week on its expectations for the management of the financial risks arising from climate change. The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has also published a discussion paper on climate change and green finance
The UK Green Building Council (UKGBC) has launched a plan to help drive the built environment sector towards net-zero emissions and intends to lobby for tighter building standards
The traditionally wet north-west struggled with drought this summer, James Agyepong-Parsons finds out why and what is being done to prevent future droughts
Existing agri-environmental practices are seen as inflexible and not always successful. A now-extended pilot project pays farmers according to results. James Agyepong-Parsons reports
Yorkshire Water has begun a trial of producing concrete using reused treated wastewater, which it says is a UK first
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The Environment Agency is promising a transformation in how it assesses permit compliance. But many questions remain, finds Simon Pickstone
DEFRA’s employment bill has tripled, Natural England is increasingly reliant on temporary staff and the Environment Agency has lost people across all pay grades. Gareth Simkins looks at what’s happening to the DEFRA family workforce
The environment was a key issue at the Labour Party’s annual conference in Liverpool earlier this week, Gareth Simkins reports.
Highly hazardous clinical waste, including some anatomical waste, has been being stockpiled rather than disposed of by a waste firm, prompting the Environment Agency (EA) to hold emergency talks with central government
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