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UK fossil fuels still paid billions in subsidies as axe falls on renewables

RenewableUK, the wind, wave and tidal energy trade association, says figures from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) show that fossil fuels are still getting billions of pounds in subsidies every year from the UK Gove

UK fossil fuels still paid billions in subsidies as axe falls on renewables
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Californians agree current water shortage is result of climate change
(Thu 30/07)
A solid majority of Californians believe that global warming is already having an impact, and nearly two-thirds of residents say it has contributed to the state’s current drought, according to a statewide survey releas... Read more

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Scotland refuses permission for Cairngorms' windfarm
(Thu 30/07)
Scotland’s Deputy First Minister John Swinney concluded the plan does not represent sustainable development as it would result in significant and unacceptable landscape and visual impacts on the Cairngorms National Par... Read more

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Official figures reveal Energy Ministers' error over onshore wind
(Thu 30/07)
RenewableUK, the wind and marine energy trade association, says new Government statistics released today show that onshore and offshore wind energy is playing a crucial role in securing clean energy supplies for British ... Read more

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Poisoning risk highlighted from recycling older electronic equipment
(Tue 28/07)
The disposal and recycling of electronic devices has increased exposure to lead and other toxicants and created "an emerging health concern", according to a leading pediatrician.... Read more