Drax executive steps down from Climate Change Committee

The news comes after concerns were raised about a conflict of interest

GUEST BLOG: Tom Greatrex – A new nuclear age

Chief Executive of the Nuclear Industry Association, Tom Greatrex says nuclear station closures threaten jobs and climate goals without new investment

Industry responds to CCC progress report

MPs, trade associations and environmental groups stress that time is running out for realistic climate commitments

CCC warns journey to net zero is far from half-completed

The Climate Change Committee notes the government has been too slow to deliver on its climate promises

UK fails to keep pace with increasing climate risks, CCC warns

The Climate Change Committee suggests climate risks will not disappear as the world moves to net zero

Nearly 63% of Brits say oil and gas cash should go to green energy

More than half of Brits support setting an end date for oil and gas extraction in the UK, according to a new survey

British firm unveils ‘world’s first’ microwave-powered boiler

Residents will be able to control boiler’s operations through a smartphone app

Cumbria coal mine approval to be reconsidered

West Cumbria County Council will review the plan ‘under the light of new information’

CCC urges government to reconsider permission for Cumbrian coal mine

Lord Deben warns the site could increase global emissions and undermine the UK’s leadership of COP26

CCC: ‘By early 2030s, every car, van and boiler replacement must be zero carbon’

In its recommendations for the UK’s sixth Carbon Budget, the Climate Change Committee suggests the UK’s emissions must fall by almost 80% by 2035