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Two-Thirds of Lancashire Residents Oppose Fracking near their Homes — Survey

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Industry and Fossil Fuels Continue to Have Seat at the Table at Latest Shipping...

The shipping industry counts for nearly three percent of the world’s emissions, and it continues to grow, yet there is still no climate target...

Mayor’s Divestment Pledge ‘100 percent’ Does Not Commit London to Divest from Fossil Fuels

The Mayor of London and the London Pension Fund Authority (LPFA) have agreed a strategy to “divest” assets worth around £10 billion from fossil...

Greens Lead Cross-Party Call for Brexit Environment Bill

MPs are calling for a new Environmental Protection Bill to be added to the government’s list of policy priorities for the year ahead as...

BP Greenwashes Image By Pushing ‘Blatant Advertising’ on Schoolchildren

The methods may change from country to country, but it’s clear that fossil fuel companies are desperate to push their message onto kids.Tags: BP Plc

August Date Set for Court of Appeal Hearing on Cuadrilla’s Fracking Site

By Ruth Hayhurst, DrillorDrop. The next stage in a legal battle over ministerial approval of fracking in Lancashire reaches the Court of Appeal in London...

Brexit, One Year On: Green Tape, Fossil Fuels, and Climate Science Deniers

On June 23 2016, 46 million voters merrily skipped to the polls to have their say about whether the UK should remain in the...

Queen’s Speech Reiterates Support for Paris Agreement, But Leaves Most Climate Policy Up-for-Grabs

“My government will continue to support international action against climate change, including the implementation of the Paris agreement.” So said the Queen during her speech today...

Yorkshire Fracking Company Receives Official Warning Over Incorrect Emissions Data

By Ruth Hayhurst, DrillOrDrop The shale gas company preparing to frack in North Yorkshire breached one of its environmental permits by failing to publish correct...

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