Major oil and gas companies are undermining global efforts to avoid a climate crisis, according to a report.

The government is committing £2.5 million to install 1,000 additional electric vehicle chargers on residential streets, transport secretary Grant Shapps has announced.

The government must reform its policy on onshore wind if the UK is meet its net zero emissions target by 2050, utility companies including EDF, SSE, and Siemen Gamesa have suggested.

The ten warmest years on record in the UK have all occurred since 2002 according to the Met Office, highlighting the impact of climate change.