Building contracts expected this week may not be awarded until 2013, pushing back new nuclear plant by up to four years
EDF has reportedly put on hold a £1.2bn civil engineering contract for a new nuclear station at Hinkley Point in Somerset, heaping more problems on the government's plans for a fleet of new reactors. ...
UK insurers will be called upon next month by the Prudential Market Authority to stress test their business against a range of climate and transition risks
As ClientEarth warns too many councils have missed deadlines to submit air quality plans, government confirms fresh support from its Clean Bus Technology Fund
Environment Agency chair Emma Howard Boyd's speech at the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development - in full
Britain has its first new deep coal mine in decades - a result of pretending climate change isn't political
Rebecca Willis argues the controversial decision to approve a new coal mine in the UK is symptomatic of a wider political failure