Routine flaring on oil and gas fields should be banned by 2025, a review of the government’s net zero strategy has concluded.
The government has confirmed it will not appeal against the High Court ruling that its Net Zero Strategy is unlawful.
Campaign organisations are taking separate legal actions over plans for a new gasfield and Ineos’s plastics project.
Climate policies in the UK government’s net zero strategy are not enough to meet cuts in greenhouse gas emissions required by law for the 2030s, it was revealed at the High Court today.
Three campaign organisations are taking the government to court today over its net zero strategy.
Ineos has withdrawn its environmental permit for the first phase of a controversial, multi-billion chemical complex in the port of Antwerp.
Ineos has postponed a controversial scheme to build Europe’s biggest propylene factory in the Port of Antwerp.
A court in Belgium has temporarily blocked the permit needed by Ineos to begin work on a major new chemical complex in Antwerp.
The High Court has told the UK government to change some new rules for environmental court cases to protect those taking legal action.
Guest Post by Alex Kirby In this Guest Post, Alex Kirby, of the Climate New Network reports on the accusation that many of the UK’s oil, gas and coal companies are ducking their legal duty to inform investors of risks caused by climate change. Fossil fuel companies operating […]