The Business Secretary said the investment in energy efficiency will support thousands of construction jobs and put money in pockets.
Judges have ruled that the government did not give enough consideration into the environmental impact when it backed Heathrow expansion.
More than 100 climate change activists gathered for an “epic day of action” in the Colne Valley to protest the high speed rail project.
A new report from the Wildlife Trust has suggested the high-speed rail project risk the loss of 108 "irreplaceable" ancient woodlands.
A ball of litter made up of nets, ropes and plastic cups weighing 100kg has been found inside a dead sperm whale on the Isle of Harris.
Seven out of the 10 major UK supermarkets increased their plastic footprint over the last year, according to new research.
The 16-year-old climate activist is returning to Europe after a global climate meeting was relocated from Chile to Spain.
The Prime Minister will chair the Cobra meeting this afernoon after the north of England was hit by severe flooding last week.
Bristol City Council has approved plans to ban diesel cars in a central zone, meaning it is set to become the first UK city to do so.
Bristol City Council will discuss plans that could see diesel vehicles banned from the city centre from 7am to 3pm every day.
Around 17 miles of London's roads were closed on Sunday in a bid to promote sustainable transport and reduce car emissions.
Clearances of old woodland for HS2 are to be stopped while the project is reviewed, the Transport Secretary has announced.
The government is allowing the culling of badgers in 11 new areas to control the spread of tuberculosis in cattle.
He said it was “extremely worrying” that thousands of UK students were being taught about climate change in a free programme backed by the UN.
He questioned the UK band's commitment to the environment and asked whether it plans to travel by air on an upcoming world tour.
He pledged to reverse the government’s “failed approach” to tackling climate change if he becomes Prime Minister.
The college has banned beef and will phase out single-use plastics as part of 'urgent action to cut carbon use'.
An army of 1,300 volunteers have begun litter-picking at the Glastonbury Festival site.
The Liverpool river is more polluted than the great Pacific garbage patch, according to research from Greenpeace.
Three quarters of the UK population believe climate change is the biggest crisis facing humanity - but many are “confused” about how they can help.
Malaysia has said it will send back some 3,000 metric tonnes of non-recyclable plastic waste to countries including the UK, US and Canada.
Up to a million species of plants and animals are at risk of extinction, a new study has warned.
The government's former shale gas commissioner said ministers had taken too much notice of the "environment lobby" when forming their fracking policies.
Climate change activists will end their demonstrations in central London after days of protests.
The deputy leader of the Green Party has said that environmental protesters, who continue to disrupted traffic in London, are “ordinary people who need to be heard”.
Activists from the group Extinction Rebellion have vandalised the offices of oil giant Shell during a day of protests across the capital.
Environmental protesters have threatened to bring London to a standstill as they attempt to disrupt some of the capital's busiest areas and force the government to declare a climate emergency.
The Coca-Cola Company has revealed that it produces 3m tonnes of plastic a year, the first time the company has published its figures.
Record-breaking temperatures in February have prompted millions of Brits to think more about their carbon footprint, research has revealed.
Teenagers should stop “slavishly following Love Island fashion” and pick up a needle and thread, according to Environment Audit Committee chair Mary Creagh MP.
Friends of the Earth are urging Michael Gove to bring environmental legislation in before Brexit happens
Green Party co-leader, Jonathan Bartley, has accused Michael Gove's Clean Air Strategy of avoiding the major causes of air pollution, by focusing on scented candles and wood-burning stoves.
The most polluting log burners and stoves will be banned as part of a strategy to tackle air pollution, the Environment Secretary has announced.
Officials from around the world have agreed upon a set of rules on how countries will measure and report their carbon emissions.
The brand is encouraging consumers to send their empty crisp packets to a recycling firm, who will turn them into everyday items like furniture and trays.
Conservative MP Hugo Swire has left Brexit to one side in order to bring the “Government's attention” to the illegal trade of seahorses.
A bid to bring back the lynx, which became extinct in the UK more than 1,000 years ago, has been rejected by the Environment Secretary.
George Barda, the spokesperson for Extinction Rebellion, the group responsible for causing disruption to London traffic this week, has said that “unless you are Donald Trump” there is no doubt climate change is caused by carbon emissions “pumped out” by humans.
Jamie Kelsey Fry from Extinction Rebellion, a climate change group, has said that his organisation is made up of “the 99%” not “middle-class lefties” and that they have people from “all backgrounds”.
A number of climate change activists have been arrested after staging protests in Westminster, including trying to block Downing Street.
A group of environmental activists have occupied the government building for the Department Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, in a protest against fracking.
The brewer is set to reduce its use of plastic to package the product by more than 75%.
Michael Graham argues in favour of plastic, despite widespread bans aimed at reducing waste and pollution
Countries have agreed to cut greenhouse gas emissions from shipping by at least 50% by 2050 in a bid to tackle climate change
Mike Graham and Gareth Redmond-King were discussing the environmental impact of lamb
Exploration director Robert Schmittner says more research now needs to be done in the cave
Julian Kirby appeared on Mike Graham's show after the Prime Minister vowed to eliminate plastic waste by 2042
Corbyn was responding to a report showing nearly two-thirds of British youngsters were living in areas of illegal air pollution
Twitter users are wondering why what was once a red, white and blue Brexit is now green and is it supposed to be hard or soft?
Former Green party leader Natalie Bennett says charging people for disposable coffee cups will make the public think about the resources they are using