Environment

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Startup’s bug idea – to put cricket tortillas and chips on the menu
Company founded by three Spanish friends hopes to tap into demand for new sources of protein

Sam Jones in La Roda

25, May, 2021 @5:00 AM

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Country diary: a thunderstorm ushers in a new season infused with vitality
Otley, West Yorkshire: A world of fresh vegetation bursts open and aromas are uncorked as a pair of interlopers look on

Carey Davies

25, May, 2021 @4:30 AM

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Federal court overturns water approval for Adani’s Carmichael coalmine
Court hears Coalition made a ‘legal error’ in how it approved plans for miner to pump 12.5bn litres a year from a Queensland river

Ben Smee

25, May, 2021 @2:47 AM

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Britain’s electric car charging network boosted by £300m funding
Ofgem to build infrastructure for 3,550 new ultra-rapid charging points on motorways and in towns

Kalyeena Makortoff and Jillian Ambrose

24, May, 2021 @2:51 PM

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Sicily’s prize pigs: can niche farms hold out against mega pork?
The vast majority of pork in Italy is produced intensively indoors, with smaller, outdoor pig units close to extinction

Lorenzo Tondo in Sinagra

24, May, 2021 @10:00 AM

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The Obama library is coming to Chicago. Will local residents be displaced?
Complex slated for South Side’s Jackson Park prompts fears that low-income Black residents will be displaced

Taylor Moore in Chicago

24, May, 2021 @9:45 AM

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Trials to suck carbon dioxide from the air to start across the UK
A major £30m project will test trees, peat, rock chips, and charcoal as ways of removing climate-heating emissions

Damian Carrington Environment editor

24, May, 2021 @5:01 AM

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Fewer, bigger, more intensive: EU vows to stem drastic loss of small farms
Guardian analysis shows intensification in farming across the EU with a rise in livestock numbers while millions of farms disappear

Fiona Harvey Environment correspondent

24, May, 2021 @5:00 AM

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UK under growing pressure to ban all exports of plastic waste
Call for environment bill returning to parliament to be strengthened to tackle global plastic waste crisis

Sandra Laville

24, May, 2021 @5:00 AM

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Country diary: I walk through beaver country, hoping against hope
Otterford, Somerset: I glimpse a swirl of water in the river and there it is – a real-life beaver, full of wild and wonderful purpose

Anita Roy

24, May, 2021 @4:30 AM

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Scott Morrison’s claim Australia’s greenhouse gas emissions are falling does ‘not stack up’
Fossil fuel and other emissions not linked to the land and agriculture increased by 7% over the past 15 years, analysis finds

Adam Morton Environment editor

23, May, 2021 @5:30 PM

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Ocean Rebellion co-founder alleges police tried to intimidate him
Rob Higgs alleges plainclothes officers turned up unannounced at his premises

Steven Morris

23, May, 2021 @3:21 PM

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