The government has launched two consultations on proposals to make it easier for local authorities to tackle poor air quality in their areas.

Millions of people will be able to make greener journeys as almost 1,000 green buses are rolled out with the backing of nearly £200 million in funding.

A new Geospatial Commission project will explore what electric vehicle chargepoint infrastructure data is needed by local authorities.

The vast majority of local councils do not have strategies in local plans to make sure they reach net zero carbon, says CPRE.

The number of substandard road bridges managed by councils has risen for the second year running, with a shortage of staff to carry out inspections.

The government has unveiled plans to reach 300,000 public electric vehicle chargepoints by 2030, almost five times the number of fuel pumps on our roads today.

The SMMT has called for all stakeholders to ‘plug the gap’ between electrical vehicle ambition and delivery, to make Britain a world leader in zero emission mobility.

London Councils is publishing new Climate Change Programme Action plans, which set out how boroughs will work collaboratively to reach Net Zero targets.

Sadiq Khan has awarded £4 million to projects that will help improve green spaces across London and safeguard the capital from the impacts of climate change.

The backlog of carriageway repairs to fix local roads has reached £12.64 billion, compounded by increased costs caused by rising inflation.

New research has found that motorists in the north are stuck in the slow lane when it comes to electric car demand.

Areas of London with Black, Asian and minority ethnic populations of more than 50 per cent are more likely to face the highest climate risk.

The government has proposed to set air quality limits that would allow twice as much small-particle pollution in England as the WHO recommends.

Julie James has revealed the Welsh Government’s largest ever flood programme, totalling more than £214 million over three years.

A coalition of civil society groups have called for greater action on fuel poverty and to cut fossil fuels in upcoming Energy Independence Plan.


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