The latest academic voodoo doll tossed at Fossil Fuels is a study claiming that the industry gets $65 billion in “implicit” subsidies in the US.
Yet paradoxically, higher oil prices also provide incentives to oil companies to spend more on exploration and production – a potential step in the wrong direction for achieving net zero emissions...
Corporate social responsibility (CSR)… stakeholder theory … sustainability … environmental, social, and governance investing (ESG). Whatever the term, the premise is that business is a cultural failure as well as a...
The Committee on Climate Change has shown that decarbonising is not only affordable but highly desirable
Watchdog finds UK is projected to fail to meet targets aimed at achieving climate goal
A group of European ministers and the EC’s commissioner for international partnerships call for measures to foster long-term resilience in the global economy and environment
Author Chris Goodall says tackling the climate crisis is neither difficult nor expensive and can help boost the economy
Higher public spending urged as way of boosting employment and GDP at relatively low cost
A company steeped in oil and gas production may not find it easy to convince investors of its environmental credentials
Carolyn Fairbairn calls for more green jobs to help economy recover from Covid-19
Friends of the Earth seeks judicial review, saying aid deal contradicts climate commitments
G20 countries aim their pandemic bailout spending at fossil fuel industries, leaving Paris climate change targets in doubt
Green campaigners and housing experts warn Boris Johnson’s recovery plan could swiftly become a liability
Jonathan Watts continues his road trip in Hartlepool, where some see an opportunity to emerge from the past into a greener future
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