Study: Fossil fuel gas responsible for 80 per cent of increase in electricity prices

Analysis from think tank Ember reveals skyrocketing prices are driven almost entirely by reliance on fossil fuel gas The skyrocketing price of fossil gas is responsible for 80 per cent of the increase in UK wholesale electricity prices experienced over the past year, a new analysis from energy think tank Ember has revealed. Compared with … Read more

Missing crucial ingredients: Campaigners slam government’s new Food Strategy

The government is today facing fierce criticism over its new Food Strategy with critics from both the food and farming industry and the environmental movement accusing Ministers of producing a document that is “flatter than a pancake and missing most of the crucial ingredients needed to truly ensure our long-term food security”. The Department for … Read more