But environment minister reveals government could replicate levy that has been pioneered in Wales and Ireland
The government has today faced fresh calls to introduce a levy on plastic carrier bags to help cut down on waste, after recent figures showed supermarkets voluntary efforts to curb bag use have stalled....
Industry experts criticise Vote Leave's claims Brexit would mean cheaper energy bills, suggesting it would actually lead to higher prices and increased carbon emissions
UN climate chief calls for 'fundamental shift' in dynamic between business and government
Costs of maintaining national energy networks could be paid through annual household charge, Ofgem chief suggests
Encourage investment in district heating through regulation, industry groups and politicians urge Scottish government