The government’s new Emissions Reduction Plan is overdue, and getting more overdue by the month. Today’s news suggests we could be waiting until June. Until it is published UK progress in reducing GHG emissions will continue to suffer.
Biomass report confirms years of doubt over the ‘carbon-neutral’ status of burning wood for power.
In the same week the government wrapped up its coal transition consultation, it has granted millions of pounds to UK coal plants.
Coal capital Essen has scooped this year’s official ‘Europe’s greenest’ title. Our environmental lawyers are incredulous.
Doubts remain over whether public money is best spent on wood-burning for UK power.
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