UK should cut vehicle use to hit zero-carbon target, say MPs

Scathing report says Tory governments have held back progress on clean energy goalsThe government should discourage personal vehicle use and reward energy-efficient homebuilding to meet its legally binding target of net-zero carbon emissions by 2050, M…

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When it comes to coal, Australia has transitioned away from economics and common sense | Richard Denniss

Our political leaders have switched from pretending they can’t hear the Pacific to pretending they don’t understand themAustralia isn’t transitioning away from extracting fossil fuels, it is doubling down on them. That’s right – even though Australia i…

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Government’s shift to relax shale gas fracking safeguards condemned

Environment groups fear possibly ‘weakened’ earthquake risk rules after report on Cuadrilla drillingEnvironmental groups have voiced fears that the government is preparing to row back on fracking regulations after officials said they were considering r…

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