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  • We need to bring back the wildwoods of Britain to fight climate change, Isabella Tree, Nov 26[1]
  • Bristol plans to become carbon neutral by 2030, Nov 14[2]
  • Fracking protesters walk free after court quashes 'excessive' sentences, Oct 17[3]
  • Top climate scientist blasts UK's fracking plans as 'aping Trump', Oct 13[4]
  • The planet is burning - and you know it. How should you behave with family, friends, fellow citizens? Oct 1[5]
  • Neoliberalism has conned us into fighting climate change as individuals, Martin Lukacs, Jul 17[6]

Jan-Jun 2018[edit | edit source]

The environmental case for keeping the clocks on summer time – all the time, Mar 28[7]

UK carbon emissions in 2017 fell to levels last seen in 1890, Mar 7[8]

Edinburgh University divests from all fossil fuels, Feb 6[9]

Transport is UK's most polluting sector as greenhouse gas emissions fall, Feb 6[10]

Theresa May, charging us for plastic won't make up for those awful Tory environmental policies you're keeping quiet about, Jan 11[11]

Jul-Dec 2017[edit | edit source]

Boost for fossil fuel divestment as UK eases pension rules, Dec 18[12]

In-depth: How the 'Clean Growth Strategy' hopes to deliver UK climate goals, Oct 12[13]

UK climate change masterplan – the grownups have finally won, Oct 12[14]

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Scottish government bans fracking after public opposition, Oct 3[15]

Ministers who fail to cut greenhouse gas emissions should face legal action, says former chief government scientist, Sep 27[16]

University fossil fuel divestment total tips £80 billion globally, Aug 17[17]

Neoliberalism has conned us into fighting climate change as individuals, Martin Lukacs, Jul 17[18]

Jan-Jun 2017[edit | edit source]

UK climate change act threatened by "immensely scary" Brexit, says policy guru, Jun 1[19]

University of Bristol announces new fossil fuel divestment and carbon reduction plans, Mar 8[20]

UK carbon emissions fell 6% in 2016 after record drop in coal use, Mar 6[21]

Divestival in Walthamstow, Feb 9[22]

UK Greenhouse Gas Emissions Continue Decline, Feb 8[23]

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