Offical figures show revenues from environmental levies are up since 2010, but critics claim the government has 'defined its way out of a problem'
The government has met a pledge to increase green taxes "in letter rather than in spirit", environmental experts have said. Receipts from environmental taxes have increased from £2.5bn at the start...
Supermarket plans to phase out own brand, single-use plastic packaging within five years, as rival Lidl announces ban on black plastic across fruit and veg range
Ministers meeting on climate change, oceans and clean energy kicks off with joint UK-Canada commitment to smart grids and energy storage
National Drought Action Group warns water supplies in north of England remain low after scant rainfall this summer proved 'tough on farmers'
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