Co-op and Caboodle: New digital platform aims to optimise surplus food redistribution

The Co-op and Microsoft have this week launched a new digital platform designed to connect food businesses such as supermarkets, restaurants, and factories with community groups and volunteers who redistribute surplus food that would otherwise go to waste. Dubbed Caboodle, the not-for-profit platform aims to tackle the estimated 1.1 million tons of food that goes … Read more

First Movers Coalition targets aluminium and carbon removal as it swells to 50 firms

Microsoft, Salesforce and Google owner Alphabet have pledged to collectively invest $500m in carbon removal technology by 2030, as a flurry of announcements aimed at scaling decarbonisation solutions for emissions-intensive industries were made at the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos yesterday. The fresh commitments came under the umbrella of the First Movers Coalition, a … Read more