Rees-Mogg resigns as Business Secretary

This follows the anticipated announcement of Rishi Sunak’s new cabinet

Prime Minister Rishi Sunak – how does the climate fare?

How will Britain’s new PM impact net zero and green policy?

Fracking vote creates rebellious tremors in Commons

The government won by 326 to 230, with 40 Tory MPs abstaining from vote

Tory-led councils renew their support on fracking ban despite government’s intentions

Bolton Council and Fylde Council have opposed the government plan to lift fracking restrictions

Truss is ‘rowing back on net zero’ say environmentalists

The Prime Minister’s speech at the Tory conference has not raised the spirits of climate campaigners

Liz Truss speech cut off by Greenpeace protesters

The protest was about the government’s actions on fracking, climate and the cost of living crisis

Net zero unaffordable with cost-of-living, Minister says

Steve Baker claims that households could save more than £1,500 if climate targets are scrapped

Liz Truss predicted to reveal £130bn bailout for energy bills

A £2,500 freeze on energy bills is expected to be introduced, with other measures to address business security concerns

Green Tories fear Truss won’t live up to Boris’ net zero plans

Her support for oil and gas expansion over solar and wind farms is the main issue of conflict

Fracking should not be panacea, says Boris Johnson

The Prime Minister has said he would rather see the next government focused on energy plans that could have a minimal environmental impact