The political and policy-based implications of the new Secretary of State for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy.
The dangers of unsustainable irrigation practices, starkly illustrated.
17th September, 2014. London, UK.
Labour is facing a test of Ed Miliband's commitment to climate change ahead of its party conference later this month.
BP's chief executive, Bob Dudley, has confirmed his support for a No vote in the Scottish referendum.
Air pollution in London will haunt the Mayor of London once again, as his appearance at parliament's Environment Committee today marks an annus horribilis for air quality in the capital.
Neo-Luddism began to emerge in the postwar period. First after the emergence of nuclear weapons, and secondly when it became apparent new computer technologies had the power to change our lives completely.
Campaigns against pollution that causes climate change often focus on reducing energy usage, when poor countries desperately need that energy to give their citizens freer and fuller lives. A new ethical framework for evaluating environmental issues is needed.
New Conservative Environment Secretary Liz Truss ahd her Lib Dem coalition partners need to be clear on how they will better protect Britain from climate change.
According to scientists, some fish could contain at least three times more mercury than 150 years ago due to pollution caused by human activity – the researchers hope that these findings will increase awareness of the harmful effects of mercury pollution.
On climate change and other issues, parliamentarians are ignoring the evidence.
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