A broken concrete jungle..the Wind In The Willows' characters are struggling

The Wildlife Trusts has made a film trailer showing Ratty, Badger, Mole and Toad struggling in a post industrial world. Narrated by Sir David Attenborough with voiceovers from Stephen Fry, Alison Steadman, Catherine Tate and Asim Chaudhry, the trailer aim is to give us a glimpse of what could well be the future..if we don't act now

Unveiled at the Brussels Motor Show, the unit gives you electricity on the move

This spring Nissan launches a portable power unit made from recovered batteries from its Leaf electric cars. On sale from April, the units can even be charged up from a solar panel accessory

A University of Surrey study suggests planting a combination of hedges and trees along roadsides can help reduce pollution more effectively than planting trees alone