Is Boris Johnson planning a ban on fracking?

The prime minister cited concerns about earth tremors which have been caused as a result of fracking in the past

Boris Johnson to chair new Cabinet Committee on Climate Change

The Committee will bring together ministers responsible for domestic and international climate change policy

Boris Johnson: ‘We can beat the renewable energy sceptics’

Speaking at the Conservative Party Conference earlier this week, the Prime Minister said British technology is the key to a clean energy future

Boris Johnson to unveil £1bn fund to tackle climate change in developing countries

Scientists and innovators in Britain will be able to access the new Ayrton Fund to develop and test new technologies that can help nations reduce their emissions

Jo Johnson steps down as BEIS minister

The MP for Orpington was reappointed as Universities Minister over the summer as part of his brother Boris Johnson’s cabinet reshuffle

Boris Johnson pledges £10m to protect Amazon rainforest

Fires have been raging across the world’s largest tropical rainforest, one of the most important carbon sinks

Boris Johnson hails ‘world leading’ fusion energy research in Oxfordshire

The prime minister visited the research centre, marking the government’s plans for a new fast-track visa route for the best scientists to continue to move to the UK after Brexit

Jeremy Corbyn: Fracking will make hitting 2050 net zero goal ‘impossible’

The Labour Party says even if progress continues at its current rate, the goal will be missed by nearly 50 years

Climate change more important than Brexit, say majority of Brits

Around 61% of people believe the government isn’t doing enough to prioritise climate change

New cabinet appointments are ‘quite encouraging with respect to energy’

That’s the verdict from energy expert Jeremy Nicholson, who told ELN he thought the new Prime Minister’s reshuffle was ‘relatively logical’