After more than six years of negotiation, EDF grants final approval for the £18bn project, but in shock move government delays final decision on contract until autumn
EDF has formally approved plans to build an £18bn new nuclear plant in Somerset, moving the project a major step closer to the start of the full construction phase. However, in a shock twist to the...
Former chief scientific adviser Sir John Beddington on why he has joined Drax's new advisory board
Energy giant has faced criticism for use of biomass in the past
Countryside campaigners urge the government to include drinks containers of all sizes and materials in its planned deposit return scheme
Prime Minister will lead new Cabinet-level body to oversee decarbonisation drive across Whitehall