Landmark case highlights the conflict between immediate climate action and a gradual transition to renewables.
Oct. 22, 2020 • ~7 min
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Environmental activists have been advocating for piecemeal legal change for decades. But a more fundamental rewrite of the law is needed.
Sept. 28, 2020 • ~7 min
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How Zambian farmers won the right to pursue claims in UK courts – and why UK polluters should be worried
May 28, 2020 • ~7 min
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The Deepwater Horizon disaster set new records for holding polluters to account. But it had much less impact on laws regulating offshore drilling or US oil dependence.
April 23, 2020 • ~8 min
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