Alok Sharma takes on COP26 full-time, Great Britain hits new wind power record, Kerala's 'tree mortgage' scheme, and more...

National\International News In brief (Jan 2021):

  • Alok Sharma takes on COP26 Presidency full-time

  • Storm Bella helps Great Britain set new record for wind power generation on boxing day 2020 - wind provided 50.7% of Great Britain’s electricity

  • State sponsored 'tree mortgage' scheme in Kerala reduce risk of deforestation 

  • Apple will modify executive bonuses based on whether the executives act within the company’s social and environmental values in 2021.

  • Scientists experiment with artificial and induced snowfall in effort to slow glacial retreat