22 July 2011
Progress is being made in improving the environment in Wales, show new statistics published today (21 July).
06 July 2011
Projects in Cardiff and Blaenau Ffestiniog have become the first recipients of the Welsh Government’s new grant scheme for action on sustainable living.
27 May 2011
Minister for Environment and Sustainable Development meets members of Wales’ Sustainable Development Charter
Since its launch over 70 businesses and public sector organisations have signed the charter.
31 March 2011
A unique project that will develop innovative technology to test clean electricity generation from the tides off the West Wales coast has received the necessary consents.
10 March 2011
There is an urgent need to raise building standards for new housing in Wales, Environment, Sustainability and Housing Minster Jane Davidson has said.
09 March 2011
The Charter is the Welsh Assembly Government’s main network providing organisations opportunities to share their experiences on sustainable development.
08 March 2011
Businesses are key to helping Wales achieve its sustainable development ambitions.
07 March 2011
Grants of up to £15,000 are available to organisations from all sectors and can fund up to 50% of a project’s costs.
01 March 2011
Peter Davies is to be appointed as Wales’ first Commissioner for Sustainable Futures, Environment Minister, Jane Davidson has announced.
30 March 2010
Minister for Environment, Sustainability and Housing, Jane Davidson, has announced the appointment of Mr Trevor Rowland Skempton as a Commissioner to the Design Commission for Wales.
30 March 2010
A £3.2m EU funding package to continue the transformation of Ferndale town centre has received the green light.
23 February 2010
The Minister for Environment, Sustainability and Housing, Jane Davidson, has called on everyone in Wales to celebrate Fair Trade Fortnight.
05 November 2009
Environment Minister, Jane Davidson, is attending the final round of preliminary talks in Barcelona on a new UN climate treaty.
03 November 2009
A charge on single-use carrier bags will come into force by 2011.
14 September 2009
Aberdare is set to become the first low carbon town in Wales and one of the first in the UK.
10 September 2009
Environment Minister Jane Davidson, visited Ysgol y Traeth in Barmouth, Gwynedd to congratulate it on its innovative approach to reducing its carbon footprint today [10 September].
01 September 2009
Installing micro-generation equipment such as solar panels in Welsh homes becomes easier as new planning rules come into force.
12 June 2009
Jane Davidson, Minister for the Environment, Sustainability and Housing has celebrated the first anniversary of Wales becoming a Fair Trade Nation.
20 April 2009
Environment Minister Jane Davidson has reminded planners that some planning applications in Wales will require new Design and Access Statements from 1st June this year.
13 March 2009
Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council has been awarded a £100,000 grant from the Welsh Assembly Government to improve its recycling rates
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