low carbon

  • June 5, 2019

    The Welsh Government has rejected plans to build an M4 relief road across the Gwent Levels, which have been described as Wales' equivalent of the Amazon rainforest.

  • October 16, 2018

    The scheme has avoided the budget control problems that occurred on a similar scheme in Northern Ireland.

  • September 30, 2018

    MSPs have lodged a motion in the Scottish Parliament welcoming the return of Good Money Week, a national campaign supported by the Church of Scotland, aimed at encouraging people to look at sustainable and ethical ways to manage their finances.

  • September 4, 2018

    Ahead of unveiling her Programme for Government, Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has announced £16.7 million additional funding to help Scotland lead the way in transforming to a low carbon country.

  • November 7, 2017

    As the world convenes in Bonn, Germany for the 23rd Conference of Parties of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, the Methodist Church in Fiji issued a statement calling for Methodists around the world to join in prayer for the country’s leadership and for the talanoa process of negotiations which will take place over the next two weeks.

  • October 12, 2017

    Christian Aid has responded to a joint announcement from the United Kingdom and Canada that they will work to build a global alliance on the transition from unabated coal-fired electricity to cleaner energy.

  • October 10, 2017

    Today BAE Systems announced that it will be cutting almost 2000 jobs across the UK in response to a slowdown in Eurofighter production.

  • May 31, 2017

    Highlighting the seriousness of the impact of climate change on the planet and its inhabitants, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres yesterday called for sustained action to meet the global challenge and to ensure a peaceful and sustainable future for all.

  • April 3, 2017

    Carbon Smart has awarded Friends House, the central offices of Quakers in Britain, with a Gold Certification for reducing its carbon footprint by 29 per cent since 2009. Numerous green initiatives in Friends House led to this achievement, including using 100 per cent renewable energy and a zero waste to landfill policy.

  • February 27, 2017

    Christian Aid has called on the Royal Bank of Scotland to stop funding fossil fuel projects.