- Analysis: Families in poorly insulated housing bearing brunt of gas price increases
- Blog: Dame Andrea Leadsom, MP: support British businesses on road to net zero
- Briefing: COP26 & Covid-19 preparations - what we know so far
Families living in lower energy efficient homes are suffering the most financially from global gas price increases
Dame Andrea Leadsom has called for the Government to set hard deadlines on the road to net zero to allow British businesses to get on the front foot.
Less than two months until the UN climate summit in Glasgow, we summarise UK Presidency preparations for an inclusive & covid-safe COP26.
Today’s children ‘will face twice as many droughts’
26/09/2021 - The Sunday Times
Study shows those born during last year will endure 7x extreme heatwaves and more than 2x droughts as grandparents.Read More
Climate change threat to progress in beating malaria
27/09/2021 - The Financial Times
Progress could be reversed as even parts of Europe could move into the ‘sweet spot’ for mosquito-borne diseases.Read More
Tories accused of worsening bill crisis
26/09/2021 - The Independent
Green Homes Grant voucher scheme scrapped well short of target and replaced with direct grants to councils.Read More
Vanuatu to seek international court opinion on climate right
26/09/2021 - The Guardian
The Pacific island nation wants clarity on the legal responsibilities owed to its people related to climate change.Read More
Ministers seek to end Chinese interests in UK nuclear plants
27/09/2021 - The Times
End to Chinese involvement in British nuclear power plants comes after pressure from America and tensions with Beijing.Read More
UK cuts climate aid by £100m
25/09/2021 - iNews
The UK will also halve funding to countries most exposed to global warming despite a promise from the PM.Read More
Airbus gears up for hydrogen jet
26/09/2021 - The Financial Times
Aerospace group confident it can deliver a plane powered by gas by 2035, but warns state and regulatory support needed.Read More
Climate change ahoy on Northabout yacht’s new mission
27/09/2021 - The Times
Irish yacht that circumnavigated the North Pole will be part of international project to highlight climate breakdown.Read More
A surprise result of high gas prices is potential food shortages - but the food system doesn't need to stay hooked on fossil fuels.
Dame Andrea speaks with ECIU as part of our 'ECIU Talks...' series. Dame Andrea talks about climate change concerns; setting deadlines and allowing businesses to get ahead; and green growth.