Businesses making eco-friendly claims to be vetted by watchdog

Competition and Markets Authority says rising demand may lead to ‘greenwashing’Companies that market their products or…

Tory MPs are right: the north needs a renaissance – but it's got to be green | Owen Jones

Places hollowed out by deindustrialisation could be at the forefront of an environmental revolutionHere are two…

Make climate risk reports mandatory for 480 FTSE firms, say investors

Group urges UK regulators to impose measure on premium-listed companiesAn influential group of investors is urging…

The Guardian view on Boris Johnson's Cop26: ask if GDP growth is sustainable | Editorial

The government needs an environmental sense of purpose that specifies the appropriate ends for economic activitySaving…

Investors and graduates flock to UK's burgeoning windfarms

The government’s high-profile commitment to renewable energy could bring a decade of opportunities for young peopleThe…

Carbon capture 'moonshot' moves closer, as billions of dollars pour in

While some say CO2 capture is part of the problem, big projects are being invested in…

Covid-19 and the climate crisis are part of the same battle | Jeffrey Frankel

To survive the challenges we must reinforce respect for science and nature, sensible public policy and…

The Guardian view on politics and the environment: we demand better | Editorial

The British public are way ahead of the government in their ideas for a fairer, greener…

The pandemic is an opportunity to reconsider what makes a good life | Kate Soper

Covid-19 gave us a glimpse of a less work-driven society, but it will take determination to…

The Guardian view on coronavirus and the climate crisis: seize this chance | Editorial

Greta Thunberg has warned that we have wasted valuable time in the fight against global heating.…