Political parties urged to create manifestos for ‘greener Britain’

Green campaigners are calling on the UK’s political parties to include environmental pledges in their manifestos ahead of the next general election. They are urging political leaders to sign up to seven environmental goals, including leading the global low carbon transition, setting a strict decarbonisation target, creating an initiative that replaces the struggling Green Deal […]

NGOs call for London-based bank to stop financing coal power

Environmental groups are calling on the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) to stop lending cash for coal projects. NGOs including the WWF, SEE Change Net and Bankwatch are delivering a petition signed by more than 17,000 people to the EBRD today asking the bank to stop financing fossil fuels – starting with coal […]