Foreign ambassadors say Boris Johnson's tacit support for the mine prompts accusations of hypocrisy.
today • ~5 min
Councillors will reconsider the planning application in the light of climate change advice.
Feb. 9, 2021 • ~4 min
Alok Sharma should resign unless plans for a deep coal mine in Cumbria are dropped, Lib Dems say.
Feb. 5, 2021 • ~4 min
A leading climate scientist warns Boris Johnson that digging for coal undermines efforts on climate change.
Feb. 4, 2021 • ~4 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
The fall in the carbon dioxide emissions is not just due to the country's coronavirus lockdown.
May 12, 2020 • ~4 min
The new mine in Cumbria could create 500 jobs but protesters argue it will contribute to global warming.
Nov. 2, 2019 • ~3 min
Families in West Virginia say the coal mines have poisoned their water. Now they're fighting back.
Feb. 11, 2019 • ~9 min
The decline of coal sends UK emissions down, but critics warn there's much more to do.
Feb. 5, 2019 • ~5 min