ClientEarth lodges objection to Drax gas project on climate change grounds

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ClientEarth argue Drax's plans to convert coal units to gas will actually push up carbon emissions | Credit: Drax
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ClientEarth argue Drax's plans to convert coal units to gas will actually push up carbon emissions | Credit: Drax

Green lawyers claim plans to convert Selby coal units to gas power risk locking in high carbon infrastructure that could undermine UK's climate commitments

Drax's plans to develop several new gas-fired power units in North Yorkshire have hit a snag after environmental lawyers at ClientEarth lodged a written objection claiming the project risks "locking in...

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