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Read time: 3 minsThe annual UN climate talks in Katowice, Poland, are drawing to a close. But over the conference’s two weeks, major polluters...

Greenwash Database: Tracking Big Oil in Small Communities

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I’m a Climate Scientist — Here Are 3 Key Things I Have Learned Over...

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

In the 2017 general election, Theresa May's Conservatives were the only party to support fracking despite its unpopularity nationwide.Tags: frackingPreston New Road

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It has been a long, drawn out, process since the 2016 referendum, but a year today the UK is due to leave the EU....

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Read time: 3 minsCampaigners are calling on the Kenyan government to protect the country from an influx of plastic pollution as a consequence of...

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