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Westminster locks out metal theft with Taylor-made bin device 23 May 2013 | 03:47 pm
Westminster City Council will be rolling out a new wheelie bin container-locking device across the borough this summer following successful security trials earlier this year.
Major UK businesses call for Government clarity on decarbonising economy 23 May 2013 | 02:02 pm
An alliance of the UK's largest businesses has called on the Government to set a 2030 decarbonisation target for the power sector, as this is "essential to stimulating new growth" in the economy.
Scotland to fulfil potential with world's largest wave farm 23 May 2013 | 01:32 pm
Scottish Ministers have approved the installation of the world's largest wave farm off the north-west coast of Lewis in Scotland.
Illegal waste boss arrested on runway lands in jail 23 May 2013 | 01:10 pm
A 55-year old man was arrested on the runway of Heathrow airport as he tried to flee the country to avoid paying back the proceeds of his illegal waste business.
Lord Deben: UK must commit to low carbon technology to achieve 2050 emissions target 23 May 2013 | 01:05 pm
Investing in a portfolio of low-carbon technologies between 2020 and 2030 rather than gas-fired generation will offer "significant economic benefits", new analysis from the Committee on Climate Change...
Levi's shows real bottle in 'waste less' designer denim drive 23 May 2013 | 11:22 am
Levi's has unveiled its latest innovation in sustainable design with the launch of jeans made from recycled plastic bottles and food trays.
UN calls for greater collaborative effort to achieve global water security 23 May 2013 | 10:51 am
The United Nations (UN) has called for stronger scientific alliances to understand and protect natural resources, warning that unless greater efforts are made to reverse current trends the world will ...
Yeo slams DECC over unclear Green Deal targets 22 May 2013 | 05:16 pm
MPs charged with monitoring the progress of the Green Deal have reacted at DECC's failure to provide a well-defined set of expected outcomes.
Ed Davey: Independent Scotland could damage UK renewables sector 22 May 2013 | 03:59 pm
Energy and Climate Change Secretary Ed Davey has suggested that the rest of the UK would not be willing to subsidise Scottish renewables if the country gains independence.
Energy intensive industry receives Government compensation guidance 22 May 2013 | 02:39 pm
New government guidance is providing energy intensive businesses information on how to claim compensation to offset the cost of energy policy in their electricity bills.