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Amazon Rainforest, Brazil

Shifting perspective

Business leaders who say no to Amazon deforestation unite in free online summit.
A carbon neutral water industry

A carbon neutral water industry

English water companies commit to planting 11 million new trees by 2030.
Plastic-free mags

Plastic-free mags

The Week Junior and Science & Nature magazines shed their wrap and go ‘naked’ for the planet.
Mini toiletries removed from Holiday Inn hotels

Plastic-free travel

Anti-plastic pollution campaigners welcome removal of mini toiletries from Holiday Inn hotels.
How fair is the UK?

How fair is the UK?

The most and least socially progressive countries revealed.
Rainforest cleared for agriculture in central Belize

Deforestation disclosure

Dominos, Next and Sports Direct among the 70% of companies failing to disclose their impact on the world’s forests.
State of the Transition

State of the Transition

Study shows highest-emitting companies are off-track to meet Paris climate goals, and puts investors on ‘emergency footing’.
P.E.A. Awards 2019 – enter or nominate now

Emergency on planet Earth

P.E.A. Awards 2019 will showcase everyday solutions to the climate emergency.
SMV Green Vahini programme, Ashden Awards 2019

Ashden Awards 2019

2019’s Ashden Awards go to the world-leading energy innovators bringing solutions to the climate emergency.
The Roundhouse, Canopy & Stars

The Holiday Amnesty

Canopy & Stars has declared a one-month Holiday Amnesty in a bid to avert climate disaster by planting one million trees.
Platinum Awards 2019

Janey Lee Grace Platinum Awards 2019

If you work in the natural, eco or organic product or service sector, now’s your chance to be recognised!
Doughnut Economics

Doughnut Economics

The formidable Kate Raworth and Juliet Davenport join forces to discuss the future of business.
2019 Non-Disclosure Campaign

2019 Non-Disclosure Campaign

Exxon Mobil, Amazon and Volvo among 707 companies targeted by investors for not disclosing environmental information.
Plastic Free Awards – entries open

Plastic Free Awards

New awards to celebrate environmental heroes fighting plastic pollution.
Delphina Hotels & Resorts, Erica

‘Europe’s Leading Green Resort’

5* Valle dell’Erica Resort, Thalasso & Spa crowned ‘Europe’s Leading Green Resort’ at the 2019 World Travel Awards.
Energy tariffs launched to grow the vertical farming industry

Vertical Power

Octopus Energy for Business has launched tariffs to grow the vertical farming industry.
My Green Pod Heroes of the Season, spring '19

Top 5 Spring Switches 2019

Five simple switches that will help you spring clean your lifestyle, plus our MyGreenPod Heroes of the Season.
Finance for the many

Finance for the many

The alternative businesses we need have a new way to raise finance – and you have a new way to back them.
Octopus Energy and Renewable World

Octopus Energy and Renewable World

The partnership that’s promoting equality, sustainable development and diversity in the workplace.
Equinox Kombucha Wild Berry mixed with beetroot

Uncompromised kombucha

How Equinox is sticking to authentic brewing and ethical business practices, despite going mainstream.