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.
ClientEarth are part of a new coalition that has launched today to campaign for a new Clean Air Act to help deal with the country’s toxic and illegal levels of air pollution.
Maintaining existing standards of environmental protection through the Great Repeal Bill will be an immensely difficult task.
New figures for the UK show coal use dropping, but the UK is also undergoing the biggest coal-to-gas switch in Europe, which could set a dangerous precedent.
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