Environmental lawyers ClientEarth are demanding urgent action to shift diesel vehicles off the UK’s roads as papers emerge showing ministers have known for decades that the fuel threatens people’s health – and yet made policy to encourage diesel vehicle uptake regardless.
A new body might replace the European Commission in enforcing environmental law in the UK according to remarks made to MPs by Michael Gove this week.
Membership fees to policy-obstructive lobby groups betray investor confidence, say lawyers.
The Financial Reporting Council’s failure to enforce climate risk corporate reporting laws has serious implications for investors.
Without action to address the holes in its latest air quality plans, ministers could face legal action for the third time.