Sainsbury's pledges £1bn to cut emissions to zero by 2040

The retailer says it can hit "net zero" by 2040 with action on food waste, packaging and water use.

BBC Science News | Jan. 28, 2020 | bbcnews
~4 mins   

Tags: environment retailing sainsburys companies plastic

Rolls-Royce plans mini nuclear reactors by 2029

The firm says it plans to build up to 15 of the mini reactors, which can be delivered by a lorry.

By Roger Harrabin & Katie Prescott | Jan. 24, 2020 | bbcnews
~3 mins   

Tags: rolls-royce-holdings companies nuclear-power energy-industry

Polluting firms 'will be hit by climate policies'

Which business sectors will be winners and losers when, and if, climate change policies take affect?

By Roger Harrabin | Dec. 9, 2019 | bbcnews
~5 mins   

Tags: carbon-footprint companies

Helium shortage: 'Prices just keep going up and up'

Why is there a shortage of the precious gas and how is it affecting firms?

By Katie Hope | Sept. 16, 2019 | bbcnews
~5 mins   

Tags: companies

Ryanair one of Europe's top polluters, EU data suggests

It is the first time a company not running a coal-fired power plant has come near the top of the ranking.

BBC Science News | April 2, 2019 | bbcnews
~3 mins   

Tags: pollution air-travel aerospace companies ryanair transport

Branson's Virgin Galactic reaches edge of space

The latest test flight by Sir Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic makes it to the edge of space and back.

BBC Science News | Dec. 13, 2018 | bbcnews
~3 mins   

Tags: space-exploration aerospace companies richard-branson

Elon Musk renames his BFR spacecraft Starship

The entrepreneur would not reveal why he had renamed the craft, which has still not yet been built.

BBC Science News | Nov. 20, 2018 | bbcnews
~2 mins   

Tags: entrepreneurship spacex commercial-space-travel space-exploration companies elon-musk

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