National Highways hails ‘positive start’ to net zero roadmap

Roads agency National Highways has announced it has made a “positive start” towards its goal of cutting emissions from England’s busiest roads to net zero by mid-century. The government-owned company this week published a progress report to mark the first anniversary of the publication of its Net Zero Highways plan, which set out how it … Read more

‘Climate change is happening now’: Roadmap sets out Environment Agency’s new flood risk plan

The growing threat of flooding from rivers, the sea, and surface water is the focus of a new roadmap launched by The Environment Agency (EA) yesterday, setting out practical actions to be taken over the next four years to tackle escalating flood-related risks . The Flood and Coastal Erosion Risk Management (FCERM) Strategy Roadmap builds … Read more