The Council has released a statement following notification from Unite of their intention to ballot the HGV drivers in waste services who are members of the union. The statement can be read below.
Senior leaders from organisations across Coventry met today to help shape and move forward actions to reduce the impact of climate change.
Coventry residents will have access to hundreds of public electric vehicles charging points as the city looks to bolster efforts to meet its net zero ambitions
Coventry City Council is supporting local business owners who want to make the switch to electric vehicles, with the help of a quartet of battery-powered Mercedes-Benz eSprinters supplied by local Dealer Midlands Truck & Van.
As part of our commitment to plant 360,000 new trees in the city in the next 10 years – that’s one for every citizen – we’re inviting local people to take part in making it happen.
The Council’s noise enforcement team have been hard at work over the last year and a half providing solutions for people affected by the nuisance of noise.
A public/private joint venture between the Council and Coventry Airport Ltd, today unveiled further plans to develop the UK’s largest battery Gigafactory as it explores investment opportunities with battery manufacturers from around the globe.
Sustainability, and how to address the questions it raises, will be examined through a collaboration of researchers and leading figures, thanks to the University of Warwick.
Since 2008, Coventry made a commitment to addressing climate change as one of the founding signatories to the European Covenant of Mayors for Climate & Energy.
Neighbourhood Enforcement Officers (NEOs) patrol Coventry’s streets, parks and the city centre, working in neighbourhoods across the city every day, helping to combat and reduce the problem of fly-tipping.
Citizen has partnered with Coventry City Council and West Midlands Fire and Rescue to clear one of the most fly tipped areas in Coventry.
Community clean-up groups are coming together this weekend to join in a 24-hour clean-up of the city.
Coventry City Council have selected Ineco Energy to partner with on the delivery of solar PV solutions across 41 locations.
Partnership with Wärtsilä will kickstart energy storage revolution to unleash zero-carbon cities across the region.
Fines amounting to more than £2,700 have been handed out to Coventry residents for fly-tipping, following investigations by Coventry City Council environmental crime officers
A cutting-edge entertainment and events business in Warwickshire is reducing its carbon footprint after investing in two energy efficient machines and installing LED lighting throughout the building.
Motorists are handing over their old polluting cars to be crushed for scrap in exchange for £3,000 worth of alternative travel arrangements in what is the first scheme of its kind in the UK.
A new on-demand bus service is being launched at the University of Warwick promising staff, students and the local community convenient services to order.
Small businesses in Coventry are being given the opportunity to test electric vans, pool cars or taxis.
Yesterday another significant milestone in the development of a regional Materials Recycling Facility (MRF) in Coventry was achieved, as Coventry City Council approved the planning application for the facility which will be able to treat up to 175,000 tonnes of recyclate a year.
Western Power Distribution (WPD), the electricity distribution network operator for the Midlands, has announced the launch of its new research project exploring the feasibility of wireless, ‘on-the-go’ charging for electric vehicles (EVs) in the UK.
Following their successful pilot event in 2020, Coventry’s Charity Christmas Tree Collection is back in 2021 and it’s going big!
Every winter millions of people across the UK struggle to stay warm and healthy at home.
A bid for a grant of up to £6m from the Government’s Public Sector Decarbonisation Scheme (PSDS) has been submitted by Coventry City Council.
As we move into the second national lockdown Coventry’s bin crews, street cleaning teams and the household waste and recycling centre (tip) on London Road remains working.
The Council will be making the current booking system at the Household Waste Recycling Centre (tip) on London Road permanent. This change has been made following positive feedback from residents.