BusinessGreen offers instant reaction and analysis to the environmental and energy news from Chancellor George Osborne's latest budget
Snap verdict Osborne does not do green budgets, but this was dirtier than most. Delays to fuel duty, tax breaks for shale gas, and encouraging support for CCS were always on the cards, but nowhere...
'The tip of a very large iceberg': 'Subsidy-free' offshore wind contract awarded, as low cost renewables trend gathers pace
Vattenfall secures landmark contract, as major new report suggests 60GW of 'subsidy-free' renewables could come online by 2030
'We will not be heating our buildings in 2050 by setting fire to the same substances that people burned in the Victorian era' government predicts
Plastic and cardboard packaging makes up more than a quarter of product weight in some of the UK's best-selling chocolate eggs
Fast food giant is the first major restaurant company to join the initiative