Apr 16, 2014 14:19 BST Social enterprise GroCycle specialises in growing gourmet oyster mushrooms from a surprising yet plentiful waste stream – used coffee grounds.

Elephant Parade arrives at intu Chapelfield

Apr 07, 2014 20:24 BST Elephant Parade The Elephant Parade national tour arrived at intu Chapelfield, Norwich today for a four-week stay.

Big Six Energy Giants Face Probe

Mar 27, 2014 12:50 GMT Acorn Stairlifts This latest development comes after a sustained period of mounting political pressure as consumers continue to see bills rising at a time when household budgets are already stretched amid an ongoing squeeze on real-terms wage growth.

Mar 25, 2014 15:56 GMT The More Jobs, Less Carbon report by environmental think tank the Green Alliance finds that landfill bans for five key materials could spark the creation of thousands of new jobs in manufacturing and recycling in the UK

Mar 20, 2014 11:29 GMT People are too lazy or are in too much of a rush to separate their rubbish and put it in the right bins when they visit recycling centres, says recycling and waste disposal company

Mar 17, 2014 09:53 GMT Have you woken up with a St Paddy’s Day hangover? Take a leaf out of Sandy Sanderson’s book and put it to good use. The English-born engineer who now lives in Hamilton, New Zealand, makes models of classic cars from the old containers of drinks brands, including the ‘black stuff’.

Mar 13, 2014 16:19 GMT South London-based Snact has gone from strength-to-strength since forming in summer 2013. It makes use of some of the millions of tons of perfectly good fruit which gets thrown away in the UK before reaching the shops.

Amongst EU countries, Finland ranks 3rd for the use of renewable energy sources

Mar 12, 2014 16:16 GMT Finnish-British Chamber of Commerce

Mar 11, 2014 09:47 GMT A Brazilian company in the innovative packaging sector has designed bottle caps which can be used as building blocks after initial use.

Mar 06, 2014 10:04 GMT Community RePaint, the UK’s paint re-use network, supported almost 21,000 groups and individuals to transform their local environments with leftover paint last year.