France’s Total quits powerful US oil lobby over climate policy.
FT 16th Jan 2021 read more »
Two teenage climate activists are five days into a hunger strike in protest at the government giving the go-ahead to a new coal mine. Elijah Mckenzie-Jackson, 17, and Lissy Green, 15, have been refusing all food in the hope of convincing ministers to rethink what they call an “insane” and “immoral” decision. The government has announced it will not block – as requested by a local MP – plans for the UK’s first deep coal mine in 30 years.
Independent 15th Jan 2021 read more »