Virgin Atlantic flight from Orlando to Gatwick powered by blend of jet fuel and ethanol
A third runway at Heathrow airport is ultimately indefensible on environmental groundsThe decision to go ahead with the third runway at Heathrow was taken two years ago; Chris Grayling’s confirmation yesterday marked the...
More than 50 percent of new car sales in Norway were electric vehicles in December, according to Electrek. Now the country aims to take the electric revolution to the skies. Norwegian airports public operator Avinor wants...
Bertrand Piccard, the mastermind of a solar-powered attempt to circumnavigate the globe draws fire after backing government decision to cut solar panel subsidies by 65%
Groundbreaking plan to turn London’s rubbish into green jet fuel has been abandoned due to a lack of UK government support, airline says
The solar plane’s attempt to fly around the world has been grounded by battery failure. As the pilots regroup for the next leg, they discuss the highs and lows of their epic journey
Hugues Duval flies one-seater electric plane from Calais to UK and back hours before Didier Esteyne’s journey in Airbus E-Fan aircraft
London can still become a world-leading green city with a third runway at Heathrow as long as it backs solar roofs, electric cars and a bigger congestion zone
Veteran pilot tested to the limit of endurance on record-breaking solar-powered flight across the Pacific, on the eighth leg of round-the-world journey
Solar Impulse damaged as it sits on the ground waiting for better conditions to continue round-the-world attempt using only the sun’s rays for power
Swiss pilot André Borschberg delays attempt at record-breaking solar-powered crossing as bad weather could extend the journey from five to seven days
Investment in clean energy plummets, while big rise in road and airport building adds to bleak picture for environmentGeorge Osborne has sparked the biggest boom in UK fossil fuel investment since the North Sea oil and gas...
Car use is declining while the popularity of train travel is on the rise, but calculating cost per trip is a complex business
Later this month world leaders will gather in New York for a historic summit on climate change. This is an opportunity to inspire key decision-makers to act in the face of a growing climate crisis that threatens almost every...
Wing flaps modelled on birds and a 100% solar-powered plane, technology to tackle the industry's high emissionsWhen birds land, their wings adjust to the airstreams, allowing them to spend as little energy as possible...
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