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Wind farms outstrip nuclear power

Published on the BBC News website on 22nd October 2014

By Roger Harrabin BBC environment analyst

Wind farms have attracted controversy in the UK

The UK’s wind farms generated more power than its nuclear power stations on Tuesday, the National Grid says.

The energy network operator said it was caused by […]

Red card on environment for 'greenest government ever'

Published on the BBC News website on the 16th September 2014

 

By Matt McGrath Environment correspondent, BBC News

 

MPs are critical of the government for failing to protect biodiversity

 

The government is failing to reduce air pollution, protect biodiversity and prevent flooding, a cross-party body of MPs has […]

Shale Gas, Rural Economy Impacts Report by DECC

In a recent report published by the Department of Energy & Climate Change, it has been criticised by Green MP, Caroline Lucas, for the number of redactions it contains. It’s perfectly obvious that the report includes references to the impact of fracking the government would prefer we don’t read-hence the redactions. It’s worth reading […]