Foreign ambassadors say Boris Johnson's tacit support for the mine prompts accusations of hypocrisy.
March 1, 2021 • ~5 min
Alok Sharma should resign unless plans for a deep coal mine in Cumbria are dropped, Lib Dems say.
Feb. 5, 2021 • ~4 min
Green groups are calling on the PM to cancel the project - but how was the decision reached?
Jan. 23, 2021 • ~6 min
The UK's push to secure a deal over fossil fuels is being undercut by a decision to allow a new coal mine, MPs warn.
Jan. 19, 2021 • ~5 min
Business Secretary Alok Sharma becomes full-time president of November's COP26 conference in Glasgow.
Jan. 8, 2021 • ~5 min
A letter has been signed by singer Ellie Goulding and Hollywood stars Emma Watson and Emma Thompson.
Dec. 10, 2020 • ~4 min
The business secretary is heading up next year's COP 26 climate summit alongside his cabinet role.
Dec. 1, 2020 • ~5 min
The government says it wants to make immigration "easy and quick" for researchers and innovators.
July 1, 2020 • ~4 min