Climate change

Could fracking take place in your area? This tool lets you check
Fracking

Could fracking take place in your area? This tool lets you check

A new map allows you to see which areas in England are covered by oil and gas licences and could be used for fracking in the coming months

What should Liz Truss do in her first 100 days to tackle the climate crisis?
Climate crisis

What should Liz Truss do in her first 100 days to tackle the climate crisis?

From energy efficiency to pollution, there’s no shortage of climate and environmental challenges the new PM will be taking on.

Feeding the planet is killing the planet. Can farming change to fix it?
Sustainable farming

Feeding the planet is killing the planet. Can farming change to fix it?

For decades, industrial farming has degraded the natural world and spewed out greenhouse gases. Here’s how Riverford Farm is trying to reverse the trend.

Act now to stop Terminator future, says ethicist William MacAskill
podcast

Act now to stop Terminator future, says ethicist William MacAskill

Scotland’s new wind farm could reduce energy bills
Energy crisis

Scotland’s new wind farm could reduce energy bills

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Top footballers urged to become climate champions and help make the sport more sustainable
Sustainability in sport

Top footballers urged to become climate champions and help make the sport more sustainable

What’s caused the UK’s water shortage – and what can I do to help?
Drought

What’s caused the UK’s water shortage – and what can I do to help?

Oil giants Shell and BP have been handed £700m of taxpayer cash despite bumper profits
Energy crisis

Oil giants Shell and BP have been handed £700m of taxpayer cash despite bumper profits

Four reasons why net zero is a solution – not a problem – for the energy crisis
Net zero

Four reasons why net zero is a solution – not a problem – for the energy crisis

This evaporating pavement art is highlighting how heatwaves are a threat to rough sleepers
UK HEATWAVE

This evaporating pavement art is highlighting how heatwaves are a threat to rough sleepers

Activists plaster fake Barclays adverts across London Underground in fossil fuel protest
Climate activism

Activists plaster fake Barclays adverts across London Underground in fossil fuel protest

‘The planet is burning. We need rail investment’: Labour’s Sam Tarry on joining train strikes picket
Train strikes

‘The planet is burning. We need rail investment’: Labour’s Sam Tarry on joining train strikes picket

Kwasi Kwarteng misses meeting on speeding up climate action after UK records hottest ever day
Climate crisis

Kwasi Kwarteng misses meeting on speeding up climate action after UK records hottest ever day

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Met Office chief scientist makes urgent call for net zero as UK hits 40C for first time
Climate change

Met Office chief scientist makes urgent call for net zero as UK hits 40C for first time

The government’s jet zero strategy for climate-friendly flying has been labelled a failure
Aviation

The government’s jet zero strategy for climate-friendly flying has been labelled a failure

These artists are turning their street into a solar power station
Climate activism

These artists are turning their street into a solar power station

How cities around the world are learning to cope with heatwaves
Heatwave

How cities around the world are learning to cope with heatwaves

Watch the vital climate change briefing that Tory leadership candidates didn’t attend
Climate crisis

Watch the vital climate change briefing that Tory leadership candidates didn’t attend

What is net zero – and why are Tory leadership hopefuls criticising it?
Net zero

What is net zero – and why are Tory leadership hopefuls criticising it?

How the Tory leadership candidates score on climate change issues
Tory leadership race

How the Tory leadership candidates score on climate change issues

Heatwaves are Britain’s new normal – and our homes can’t stand the heat
UK heatwave

Heatwaves are Britain’s new normal – and our homes can’t stand the heat

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These are the 5 key recommendations the government has ignored in its new food strategy
National food strategy

These are the 5 key recommendations the government has ignored in its new food strategy

Government has ‘no intention’ of telling public to eat less meat in battle against climate change
Climate change

Government has ‘no intention’ of telling public to eat less meat in battle against climate change

UK coastal communities ‘cannot stay where they are’ due to rising sea levels, warns UK Environment Agency chief
Climate change

UK coastal communities ‘cannot stay where they are’ due to rising sea levels, warns UK Environment Agency chief

‘Poverty kills’: Sophie Howe on fronting the fight for future generations
future generations

‘Poverty kills’: Sophie Howe on fronting the fight for future generations

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