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Water-friendly slug pellet reduction project wins Rushlight Award

A pioneering project by South East Water (SEW) to reduce the use of metaldehyde, a...

New Ramsar sites declared on World Wetlands Day

World Wetlands Day is held every year on 2nd February, the date that the Ramsar Convention on...

UK holds early Tier One energy capacity auction for next winter

The first of the UK Government’s Tier-One Capacity Market Auctions to provide demand-side response (DSR) electricity capacity for the winter...

Ordnance Survey helps UAE manage climate change

The global arm of UK mapping agency Ordnance Survey (OS) International and space systems provider Deimos Space UK are to work with a Dubai space...

Newly discovered coral reef in Brazilian oil exploration zone

Oceanographers and environmental activists from Greenpeace Brazil have captured the first underwater images of the Amazon Reef, a 9,500 square-...

MEPS vote for 70 per cent recycling and reuse by 2030

Members of the European Parliament’s Environment Committee voted this week (24 January 2017) that the waste recycling and reuse target that...

St Helena to establish UK’s first one-by-one only tuna fishery

The UK has declared a marine conservation zone around the remote island of Saint Helena in the southern tropics of the Atlantic Ocean. The economy...

Novel Mayflower water treatment works marks milestone

Workers building the new £60 million state-of-the-art Mayflower...

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