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Annual Plastic Bag Use Drops 59% in England
03. 08. 2020 | Harry Pererra

Recent figures have shown that the use of plastic carrier...

Legal Challenge Launched Against UK’s Green Recovery Plans
24. 07. 2020 | Harry Pererra

The pressure group that successfully challenged the government’s plans to...

Thunberg: EU Recovery Plan Does Not Tackle Climate Crisis Issue
22. 07. 2020 | Harry Pererra

Climate campaigner, Greta Thunberg, has lashed out at EU politicians,...

Greenhouse Gas Emissions Climb as People Return to Work
21. 07. 2020 | Harry Pererra

The ‘carbon savings’ attributed to the COVID-19 lockdown measures have...

Waste Firm Biffa Convicted of Illegaly Exporting Dirty Waste
09. 07. 2020 | Harry Pererra

The UK waste firm, Biffa Waste Services Ltd, has lost...

Households to Receive Grants of Up to £5k for Efficiency Upgrades
08. 07. 2020 | Lauren Smith

A new government scheme, to be announced today, will issue...

Labour Urges Chancellor to Realign Spending with Cuts to Carbon Emissions
06. 07. 2020 | Harry Pererra

Labour has warned the chancellor of the exchequer that he...

‘Rapidly Accelerating’ Likelihood of UK Experiencing 40C Temperatures
03. 07. 2020 | Harry Pererra

Scientists have found that the likelihood of deadly 40C temperatures...

‘New Deal’ Risks Locking-In High Carbon Emissions, Say Green Campaigners
01. 07. 2020 | Harry Pererra

The plan to build thousands of new homes will risk...

Future of Global Sport Under Threat Due to Climate Crisis
26. 06. 2020 | Harry Pererra

A new report has found that the effects of the...

Destruction of Nature Causes Pandemics, Say UN and WHO
23. 06. 2020 | Harry Pererra

Leaders at the UN, WHO and WWF International have said...

Government Has Legal Obligation to Review Air Pollution Goals, Say Lawyers
19. 06. 2020 | Harry Pererra

A group of lawyers is insisting that the UK government...