Business Secretary grants consent for Drax to convert coal units into gas generators at Yorkshire plant, despite Planning Inspectorate opposing proposals on climate grounds
Drax Group has received the go-ahead to build new gas plants on the site of an old coal-fired power station, after Business Secretary Andrea Leadsom overruled the advice of the Planning Inspectorate that...
Government's current green housing policies 'do not go far enough' to protect against climate change or cutting CO2, advisory body warns
Mining giant publishes wide-ranging climate policy update, as it steps up investment in 'energy transition materials'
Emma Howard Boyd concedes flood defences 'cannot prevent flooding everywhere, all of the time' and calls instead for more resilient infrastructure
New YouGov survey reveals over half of Brits think climate change is 'the biggest risk to the Earth's future' and are taking steps to curb emissions