An environmental blog has reported that councils shoulder an unfair share of the responsibility and cost for waste and recycling.

UK households threw away £13 billion worth of food that could have been eaten in 2015, a new Wrap report finds.

Barnet Council has called on residents to recycle their real Christmas trees now that the festive period has come to an end.

Tenants from Pembrokeshire County Council’s social housing waiting list will be housed in Wales’ ‘Pentre Solar’.

Estimates have suggested that windfarms across the UK generated more electricity in 2016 than coal power plants for the first time.

A new report has claimed that modern diesel cars produce 10 times more toxic air pollution than heavy trucks and buses.

Belfast City Council has passed a motion calling on Whitehall to launch a full public inquiry into the ‘shambolic’ renewable heat incentive (RHI) scheme, set to run £490 million over its budget.

Andrea Leadsom has announced a funding boost of £120 million to support farmers and rural businesses across England.

The Environmental Audit Committee has warned that environmental protections must not be weakened during the process of leaving the EU.

Manchester City Council has revealed plans to dramatically increase investment in maintaining the city's roads over the next five years.

The new Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre (AECC) is set to have the largest fuel cell installation in the UK.

The lack of a clear framework for the maintenance of SuDS is seen by professionals as a key barrier to effective delivery and adoption.

Oxford councillors have voted to ban buses and taxis from Queen Street for a total of six months due to concerns for the safety of pedestrians.

A Hight Court ruling has ruled that North Yorkshire County Council has acted lawfully when approving a planning application by Third Energy to allow fracking the village of Kirby Misperton.

Official statistics from the Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (Defra) has shown that the rate of household recycling has fallen to 44.3 per cent from 44.9 per cent in 2015.

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