Environment

EU agrees to improve energy efficiency 30% by 2030

EU climate chief says energy-saving deal is not good news for Putin, but others hoping for 40% target are disappointed

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Painting lawns green in California's drought - big picture

A grass painting company is profiting from California's drought problems. Green Canary has seen a rise in business as the severe drought continues, as homeowners and businesses, needing to conserve water, choose to let lawns die off and have them painted to look green

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Burning wood for power can be low carbon, UK government finds

Report by energy department's chief scientist unlikely to result in new restrictions on biomass power stations

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