Global building materials giant Kingspan Group has announced new targets to reduce its direct and supply chain emissions, building on previous commitments so as to strengthen its climate goals in line with the company's expansion.
Data sharing giant Dropbox has provided more detail on its plan to hit carbon neutrality across its operations by 2030, revealing that its data centre storage server power is now covered by 100 per cent renewable electricity.
Evidence of the financial benefits of backing greener companies continues to mount, with the findings of yet another study concluding the stocks of environmentally-minded firms are a better bet for investors than shares in their polluting rivals.
Earlier this summer the Cabinet approved the Circular Economy Bill. The headline that caught most people’s attention was the potential rise in the price of a takeaway coffee to discourage and prevent unnecessary waste from cups, compostable, recyclable or not.