Scottish Labour has pledged to achieve net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 through a long-term climate change strategy.
The head of the UK independent advisory body on climate change has hailed the Scottish Government for setting an "ambitious" new target for cutting emissions.
Londoners will be among billions of city-dwellers facing effects of climate change such as floods and blackouts by 2050, research has warned.
The seven-year freeze on fuel duty has caused a major increase in harmful emissions by encouraging people to abandon public transport, according to new research.
Britain's biggest power station is piloting the first bioenergy carbon capture storage (Beccs) project of its type in Europe - a move it says could eventually make it carbon negative.
A new route-map for tackling climate change has been published amid criticism from campaigners that it does not go far enough.
Seven children are to sue European governments in a landmark lawsuit over the impact that climate change is having on their lives.
The Government must publish delayed plans on how it will cut greenhouse gas emissions or face legal action, campaigners have warned.
The UK’s greenhouse gas emissions fell 6% in 2016, official figures show.
Statoil is aiming to reduce its annual CO2 emissions by 3million tonnes by 2030.
Physical stocks of cobalt are being bought up after a surge of interest in the future of electrical cars, according to market reports.
Greenhouse gas emissions fell 3.8% in 2015 as a result of falling use of coal for power stations, the latest official figures show.
The European Union has opened legal action against seven nations including Germany and the UK for failing to police emissions cheating by carmakers in the wake of the VW scandal.
Volkswagen has announced plans to cut 30,000 jobs worldwide by 2021.
The Oil and Gas Climate Iniiative (OCGI) said it will invest $1billion over the next decade to develop and accelerate commercial deployment of innovative low emissions technologies.
European ministers are meeting to push ahead with ratifying the world’s first comprehensive climate treaty - a move which will see the deal come into force.
As many as six out of 10 people would be prepared to fly less in the next year to help tackle climate change, a survey suggests.
Nicola Sturgeon has said she may have to consider “controversial” measures to cut Scotland’s greenhouse gases.
The bus division of Aberdeen-based transport giant FirstGroup has won an award for its efforts to reduce emissions from its fleet, which include the development of a "poo-powered" vehicle.
Progress on cutting greenhouse gas emissions from homes, transport and industry has stalled, the Government’s climate advisers have warned.
Norway's sovereign wealth fund has filed a complain against Volkswagen as part of a joint legal action following the carmaker's emissions scandal.
Brexit could make it harder for the European Union to meet its climate targets, carbon pollution figures show.
All new cars registered in Germany need to be emissions free by 2030 at the latest to help meet pollution reduction goals, a senior government official said.
European Union carbon allowances declined at the fastest pace since June 1 amid skepticism that the region will adopt a proposal by France to include a minimum price in almost-daily auctions of the contracts.
Volkswagen is expected to reveal the company’s progress on a fix to make nearly 600,000 diesel cars comply with clean air laws.