A deposit return system for drinks containers is to be introduced in Scotland with the aim of reducing pollution in the sea and on land
The British government has announced it will invest £6 million to help fund innovative technologies and fuels to reduce maritime emissions
Arctic explorer Pen Hadow has announced his next challenge - to lead an expedition to the North Pole by yacht
The bright yellow Boaty McBoatface submersible has arrived back in Southampton after taking part in its first Antarctic mission
The Indonesian Government has fined the London-based operator Noble Caledonia more than £350 million to cover the damage MS Caledonian Sky caused to the coral reef in Raja Ampat
Norwegian industrialist Kjell Inge Røkke will use the Research Expedition Vessel (REV) for private trips as well as allowing it to be used by scientists and environmentalists to study the ocean
The Seabin collects all floating rubbish, oils, fuel and detergents. The V5 model is being tested at Porto Montenegro ahead of the start of commercial sales later this year
The adidas UltraBOOST Uncaged Parley is now on sale, with an limited run of 7,000 pairs. It is made of up-cycled ocean plastic and other recycled material.
Billionaire Paul Allen has now settled with the Cayman Islands Government after a protected coral reef was damaged when it was hit by his mega-yacht.
The new Edorado 7S promises a top speed of 40 knots and zero emissions! Could this be the future of powerboating?
The edible six-pack rings are made from brewing by-products and are now being trialled. It's hoped they will eventually replace the plastic six-pack rings.
Ambitious plans to rid the world's oceans of plastic have now moved forward as the Ocean Cleanup unveil its first prototype to be tested at sea.
The new sailcloth CVO sneakers are made from sails which have been used by competitive sailors, including members of the US Sailing Team.
The Fair Winds Trading Company is in the research and design stage of the project. A model of the cargo ship is currently undergoing sea trials. Watch the video here.
The Russian designer behind the Your Yacht Your Home concept, Max Zhivov has been speaking to YBW about his latest project.
Italian water transportation company, Jet Capsule has released pictures of its latest concept - a two storey floating house/yacht called UFO.
The SolarSkiff comes in single, double and four-person versions, with prices starting from $3,500. YBW talks exclusively to its creator, American entrepreneur Mark Isaacs.
Argentinian siblings Marcos and Paz Mafia came up with the idea in 2012 and their recycled sail bags are launching in the UK this month
An social enterprise group called Plastic Whale has entered the boat building business with six boats built from plastic 'fished' from Amsterdam's canals.
Hydros Innovation picked up the 2015 Environmental Award for its HY-41 hybrid powerboat prototype and a special mention for its Hydrocontest competition.