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How can individuals change the world?

How can individuals change the world?

At the People Powering Spirited Business event, ethical business pioneers were quizzed on love, daily practices, Trump and Brexit – all over a G&T.
Heroes of the season – autumn '18

Top 5 autumn switches 2018

Five simple switches that will set you up for Christmas and beyond, plus our MyGreenPod Heroes of the Season.
Switching to an EV just got a lot easier

The simple EV switch

Octopus Electric Vehicles has everything you need to unlock your electric future.
The People Powering Spirited Business

The People Powering Spirited Business

Get up close and personal with a host of superstar speakers at this festive celebration of unity.
Fracking plans are 'unacceptable'

Fracking plans are ‘unacceptable’

Environmental heavyweights call on the government to drop plans to fast-track fracking.
A greener White Rose

A greener White Rose

UK retail’s largest solar energy installation leads to 22% decrease in National Grid electricity at White Rose in Leeds.
Fracking_Police Picture from MyGreenPod Sustainable News

Fracking and earthquakes

Green MEP supports leading earthquake experts' call for an oil and gas drilling moratorium in South East.
Soreang Bandung, West Java / Indonesia - June 28, 2018: Aerial View of Si Jalak Harupat Football / Soccer Stadium in the Morning with Blue Sky, Official Venue Asian Games 2018

Hydrogen in South Sumatra

UK company lands 25-year deal to deliver clean energy infrastructure throughout South Sumatra.
Jarvis Smith at the PEA Awards 2018

P.E.A. Awards 2018

Environmental superheroes revealed at the UK's first festival awards ceremony.
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Top 5 Summer Switches

Five simple switches that will bring a bit more sunshine to your life, plus our MyGreenPod Heroes of the Season!
Cleaning up the internet

Cleaning up the internet

How much carbon does your website generate? This new calculator will show you.
The Octopus Energy team has given customers a free green upgrade

The free green upgrade

Octopus Energy has switched all its customers to 100% renewable electricity (and hasn’t charged them for it).
Wyke Farms

Green farming

Could farming be used to mitigate climate change?
Future Energy Scenarios

Future Energy Scenarios 2018

National Grid’s 2018 report suggests electric vehicles will steer UK towards a greener future.
Ireland divests

Ireland divests

Ireland becomes the first country in the world to fully divest public money from the fossil fuel industry.
Myenergi team

zappi birthday!

Lincolnshire-based myenergi is thriving thanks to public demand for straightforward eco-products.
The UK’s most sustainable uni?

The UK’s most sustainable uni?

University of Winchester is the UK’s first uni to secure green finance for campus development, in a bid to become the UK’s most sustainable university.
Camden is one of the boroughs that will benem the extension of Solar Together

Affordable solar in London

Sadiq Khan expands solar panel scheme after 4,000 sign up to the first phase of the group-buying model
Polysolar bus shelter at Canary Wharf

Electric windows

London’s Shard could power 1k houses using a Cambridge invention that turns ordinary windows into solar panels.
Tidal: out. Heathrow: in

Tidal: out. Heathrow expansion: in.

‘MPs have voted to deny the reality of the climate crisis and by a contemptible majority’.