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Greener buildings have saved hundreds of lives since the year 2000

A new study has counted the premature deaths, hospital admissions and asthma...

Nature

Tesla and South Australia are giving solar panels and batteries to 50,000 homes

The panels will all be connected to form a ‘virtual power plant’,...

ABC

A new Indian app aims to stop tigers being killed on the roads

Countless animals, including elephants, are currently killed by cars and high-speed trains....

Monga Bay

California’s agencies must now spend their billions with low-carbon firms

Under ‘the world’s first’ law to reduce emissions from the supply chain,...

Governing

Spain’s popular holiday islands are banning single-use plastic to clean up the beaches

The Balearics, visited by tens of millions of tourists each year, are...

The Telegraph

A Dutch town is tuning the colours of street lights to protect animals

More than a tenth of the planet now glows artificially at night,...

Nature

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France has been ranked first for fighting food waste

Supermarkets must give away all unused food, schools teach food sustainability and...

The Christian Science Monitor

The UK may put a ‘latte levy’ on disposable coffee cups

The MPs behind the scheme say the cups should be banned by...

BBC

15 of the biggest ships together emit more noxious nitrogen and sulphur than all the world’s cars

Since the EU included shipping in its carbon trading scheme, the industry...

The Economist

The Netherlands is planning to build a two-mile island in the North Sea for wind farming

The Dutch national grid believes that’s the cheapest way of generating electricity...

The Guardian

2017 was the UK’s greenest ever year for electricity

More than a dozen records were broken as electricity shifted from coal...

BBC

France is the most food-sustainable country in the world

It was the first country to introduce food waste-specific legislation, which bans...

Reuters