Climate change: Environment groups call for public inquiry into Cumbrian coal mine

Environmental groups say they are mystified No 10 has not intervened to stop the mine going ahead.

Feb. 4, 2021 ~4 min

Climate change: Boris Johnson 'risks humiliation' over coal mine

A leading climate scientist warns Boris Johnson that digging for coal undermines efforts on climate change.

Feb. 4, 2021 ~4 min

COP26: Ellie Goulding and Emma Watson join call for climate talks change

A letter has been signed by singer Ellie Goulding and Hollywood stars Emma Watson and Emma Thompson.

Dec. 10, 2020 ~4 min

Climate change: UK aims to cut emissions by 68% by end of 2030

The "ambitious" target would see the UK cutting emissions faster than any major economy so far, the PM says.

Dec. 3, 2020 ~7 min

Climate change: PM aims for world-leading UK emissions cuts

Boris Johnson is set to unveil plans for world-leading emissions UK cuts - but are they enough?

Dec. 2, 2020 ~3 min

Harrabin: Now will the Treasury go green?

As Boris Johnson is driving UK emissions down, is his chancellor preparing to drive them back up?

Nov. 24, 2020 ~3 min

Ban on new petrol and diesel cars in UK from 2030 under the PM's green plan

The PM confirms he is bringing the ban forward as he sets out his "green industrial revolution".

Nov. 17, 2020 ~7 min

Boris Johnson to chair nuclear summit

The government is committed to building nuclear power stations to decarbonise the UK's electricity.

Nov. 9, 2020 ~3 min

Boris Johnson: Wind farms to power every home by 2030

Boris Johnson will pledge £160m for building turbines as he promises to "build back greener".

BBC Science News • bbcnews
Oct. 6, 2020 ~5 min

Boris Johnson's newt-counting claim questioned

The PM is accused of inventing an allegation that wildlife rules are holding back house-building.

By Roger Harrabin • bbcnews
July 3, 2020 ~4 min