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Green energy planning wrangle slows fuel poverty action in Scotland but not England

Green heat technology which could remove Scots households from fuel poverty is being stifled by restrictive planning conditions, according to industry body Scottish Renewables.

Green energy planning wrangle slows fuel poverty action in Scotland  but not England
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Put on a festive feast for garden birds this Christmas but avoid killer turkey fat
(Mon 22/12)
The RSPB is urging people to put on a festive feast to fatten up garden birds this Christmas, but to avoid leaving out the potentially dangerous leftover contents of their Christmas dinner roasting tins. ... Read more

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Quarter of Europeans are exposed to harmful traffic noise, study finds
(Fri 19/12)
More than 125 million Europeans are exposed to illegal levels of road traffic noise that could trigger a range of health problems, according to a new assessment from the European Environment Agency (EEA).... Read more

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UK awards £300m in subsidies to Europe's most polluting power plants
(Fri 19/12)
Greenpeace has condemned a subsidy auction that has awarded nearly £300m in consumer-funded handouts to Britain’s polluting coal plants, whilst failing to invest in new energy infrastructure.... Read more

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Solar energy-generating noise barriers to be fitted on England's motorways
(Thu 18/12)
The Highways Agency has launched a search for pioneering motorway barriers that tackle noise pollution while at the same time generating renewable energy.... Read more