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.
The Good Law Project announced this morning it was supporting the community group, Protect Dunsfold, in its bid to challenge a government decision to allow exploratory drilling for gas on the edge of the Surrey Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB).
The UK strategy for cutting greenhouse gas emissions could exceed targets set by parliament, government lawyers told the High Court today.
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.
The UK government is consulting on changes to documents that guide decisions on major energy developments.
Civil liberties campaigners have condemned police plans for dealing with demonstrations as an “assault” on human rights.