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Ozone layer continues to 'heal', Tesla to unveil electric lorry and 
mass-produced flexible, lightweight affordable solar panels 

This weekend marks the 30th birthday of the Montreal Protocol, often dubbed the world's most successful environmental agreement. It is slowly but surely reversing the damage

caused to the ozone layer by industrial gases such as chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs). In other news, Tesla is about to unveil an electric lorry which has the potential to replace heavy duty diesel vehicles and Sunflare has successfully mass-produced flexible, lightweight solar panels for an affordable price.

These stories and more in today's Solutions Digest:

How Sunflare has successfully mass-produced flexible, lightweight solar panels for an affordable price. Read more here

• How a new study has concluded that soils from organic farms had 26 percent more potential for long-term carbon storage than soils from conventional farms. Read more here

• .How more than 1,200 global businesses are moving to embrace a carbon price including Microsoft, Disney, Swiss Re, Unilever, Shell, BP, BHP Billiton, Rio Tinto and General Motors. Read more here

• How this weekend marks the 30th birthday of the Montreal Protocol, often dubbed the world's most successful environmental agreement. It is slowly but surely reversing the damage caused to the ozone layer by industrial gases such as chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs). Read more here

• How, thanks to the removal of illegal prawn enclosures, the rare Irrawaddy dolphin has returned to the Rambha sector of Chilika lake in India for the first time in 30 years. Read more here

• How Selfridges in London is responding to consumer concern about waste and has teamed up with James Cropper's CupCycling facility which has the technology to separate the plastic lining in coffee cups from the paper content. It is now making its shopping bags from its recycled coffee cups. Read more here

 • How Tesla is about to unveil an electric lorry which has the potential to replace heavy duty diesel vehicles. Read more here

 

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