Prime Minister Theresa May has announced that the UK will set a legal target to cut greenhouse gas emissions to net zero by 2050.
Scotland has missed its latest climate change target, prompting calls from environmental campaigners for ministers to do more in the fight against global warming.
Leading climate scientists have called on Theresa May to swiftly put a target to cut greenhouse gas emissions to zero into national law.
Britain’s electricity grid has gone a full week without coal for the first time since the Industrial Revolution, the system operator has confirmed.
A Government scheme aimed at retrofitting buses to reduce emissions has been described as a “humiliating failure” by a Scottish Labour MSP.
Former Volkswagen CEO Martin Winterkorn has been charged in Germany over the car manufacturer’s diesel emissions scandal.
The ultra-low emission zone (Ulez) has been introduced in London.
Green campaigners are urging the Government to turn down plans for the UK’s largest gas power plant to replace coal units at Drax in North Yorkshire.
Mini has revealed new versions of its three-door hatchback and convertible John Cooper Works models.
In pictures: First Glasgow launch new eco fleet with world’s largest model bus display in George Square
FIRST Glasgow have unveiled their new environmentally friendly fleet with the world's largest model bus display.
SCOTLAND’S first low emission zone aimed at tackling air pollution is set to be introduced without any enforcement measures, transport chiefs have admitted.