POLITICS

Chicago goes green. The Retrofit Chicago Energy Challenge has now exceeded 50 million square feet with 14 additional buildings having joined the Challenge since July 2016. One of the largest voluntary energy efficiency programs in the country, the program now boasts 76 buildings and 51.3 million square feet participating. “From Rogers Park to Trumbull Park big buildings

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The Environmental Services Association (ESA), the voice of the UK’s resource and waste management industry, set out a number of recommendations to more closely align the planning

Malaysian Bioeconomy Development Corporation and Sirim Berhad introduce the Eco-Labelling Certification Scheme. Developed by Sirim, ‘Sirim Eco 001:2016 Degradable & Compostable Plastic Packaging Materials’ and ‘Sirim Eco

In Wales the Cabinet Secretary for Environment and Rural Affairs, Lesley Griffiths, has re-affirmed Wales’ commitment to increasing the amount Welsh population reuse and recycle by announcing

The bioeconomy in Illinois takes a step forward. A new legislation designed to grow Illinois’ bio-based economy has been introduced: Senate Bill 1656 provides incentives to Illinois

Danish Vestas, together with Danida, has launched a new project that will supply electricity to Kenyans outside of the established electricity network. Danida is the term used

The world's largest energy market continues to shift away from dirty coal power towards cleaner fuels: China will invest 2.5 trillion yuan (€340 billion) in renewable energy