Theresa May to pledge £106m for UK to lead in EV tech

She is due to make the pledge at the UK’s first ever Zero Emission Vehicle Summit in Birmingham today

UK Government proposes doubling plastic bag charge to 10p

It could also be extended to all shops across the country

Theresa May commits £56m for battery storage in South Africa

It is part of the prime minister’s package of measures announced during her three-day visit to Africa

Theresa May pledges farming policy will improve environment post-Brexit

The EU’s Common Agricultural Policy is to be scrapped and replaced with a ‘simpler system’

Theresa May announces new Environment Bill

It will provide a legal framework for the UK to improve the environment and reduce pollution over the next 25 years

Energy price cap to become law this winter

It has passed through Parliament and is expected to protect millions of consumers from increases in tariffs

‘Theresa May must challenge Donald Trump on climate failures’

A total of 135 top climate scientists say the US president is putting British national security at risk

David Davis resigns as UK Brexit Secretary

Housing Minister Dominic Raab has been appointed to take his place

Theresa May tells Trump: US tariffs on EU steel are ‘deeply disappointing’

She spoke to the US President for the first time after the levies were imposed last week

Theresa May commits to at least halving energy usage of new buildings by 2030

The Prime Minister also said the UK must lead international efforts for all new cars and vans to be zero emission by 2040