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President Joe Biden’s proposals would provide a big push toward decarbonisation. Photograph: Shawn Thew/EPA

(...) and forcefully to limit greenhouse gas emissions. At this point climate denialism has a deathlike(...)

Unilever is planning to spend €1 billion changing what it puts in its laundry and cleaning products to cut out ingredients made from fossil fuels. Photograph: Simon Newman/Reuters

(...) up cleaning?’” The initiative comes as chief executive Alan Jope seeks to halve emissions from(...)

US president Donald Trump arrives to hold a news conference at the 50th World Economic Forum   in Davos. Photograph:  Jonathan Ernst/Reuters

(...) are not telling you to keep talking about reaching ‘net zero emissions’ or ‘carbon neutrality’ by(...)

Your car tax will stay the same – at least until next year’s budget. Photograph: Andreas Rentz/Getty Images

May. Exception The other change for vehicles was a move to a new nitrogen oxide (NOx) emissions(...)

Lego is looking at whether it could offer a rental service to fans of its brightly coloured plastic building bricks  as consumers press for more environmentally friendly products. Photograph: Robbie Reynolds

(...), it can help to almost halve the greenhouse gas emissions of the entire fashion industry, ” he said(...)

Workers install solar panels on a roof. Several readers wanted to know about the State’s deep retrofit scheme. Photograph: courtesy of Construct Ireland

(...) about new taxation of emissions and incentives to switch to electric vehicles. The new nitrogen oxide(...)

Uncertainty stalked the stands at this year’s Geneva auto show. Global automakers are planning a $300 billion (€267 billion) investment in electric vehicle technology over the next five to 10 years.

(...) increasingly being set by government policies adopted to cut carbon dioxide emissions. And the new limits being(...)

While the EU early on adopted policy measures to reduce emissions in electricity generation, the results have shown these policies to date have been very ineffective. File photograph: Danny Lawson/PA Wire

The European Union’s goal is that, by 2050, its level of emissions of greenhouse gases will no(...)

Buildings in Beijing, China, shrouded in smog: China faces a huge air quality crisis, brought on largely by coal-burning, which makes it far more willing to wean itself from the worst form of fossil fuel consumption. Photograph: How Hwee Young/EPA

(...) to mean global greenhouse emissions would rise inexorably no matter what wealthy countries did, while(...)

Average vehicle emissions have fallen but there are calls for more stringent tests

Average carbon emissions from passenger cars in Europe have fallen by 49g/km since 1995, a drop of(...)