Costing the Earth

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Costing the Earth

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Ukraine: A War on Nature

It's said that the environment is the silent victim of war. In this programme, Tom Heap finds out...

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Sustainable Sport for the Future

Two of the biggest sports events of the year, the Commonwealth games in Birmingham and the FIFA...

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How Green Is My Money?

Making your finances work harder against climate change. Tom Heap speaks to Richard Curtis,...

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Green Power in the Far North

Green industry is heading to Scandinavia's far north. Fossil fuel-free steel and clean, green...

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Timber!

Millions of trees were brought down by this winter's storms. Storm Arwen in November proved...

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Government Energy Strategy

The government announced its new energy strategy last week, outlining plans to tackle energy...

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The World's Toughest Conservationists

It's not easy fighting for nature in many of the former Soviet states. Antonia Bolingbroke-Kent...

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Rip It Up And Start Again?

The pandemic has changed the way we work and shop meaning a growing number of offices and retail...

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Northern Ireland's Environmental Future

In Northern Ireland peace and prosperity have long been prioritised over environmental...

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Energy Prices

Energy prices have hit new heights. Gas and electricity bills will rocket for most people at the...

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Carbon Farming

Landowners are being offered big money for land to absorb carbon dioxide emissions. What does it...

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Britain's Dark Waters

Perfluoroalkyl substances - or PFAS - are a group of thousands of man-made chemicals which have...

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The Right to Swim

On a hot summer's day the River Wharfe in Ilkley in West Yorkshire is a tempting place to swim....

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Seeing the Wood for the Trees

There have been big promises about tree-planting numbers over the last few years - but is there...

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Canoeing the Cam

Britain's rivers are in crisis, with only 14% of them deemed to be in a good ecological state....

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All Aboard the Sir David Attenborough

The public wanted to name her Boaty McBoatface, but in the end she got a slightly more stately...

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How green is my golf course?

Golf courses do not have a good reputation when it comes to the environment. Keeping the greens...

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My Toxic Cocktail

We are all surrounded by synthetic chemicals in our everyday lives - from pesticide residues in...

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COP26: A Turning of the Tide?

World leaders have offered up a suite of promises at the COP26 climate summit in Glasgow but how...

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COP26: The Unheard Voices

As world leaders gather in Glasgow you can be certain of one thing - the loudest voices won't be...

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