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Obama prepares crackdown on methane emissions

NEWS: New EPA regulations set to address potent powerful gases leaked from oil and gas industries

Oil price slump boosts Egypt fuel subsidy phase-out

NEWS: Lower commodity prices have eased pressure on Egypt's budget as it moves to eliminate fossil fuel subsidies by 2019

Climate sceptics gain platform at Indian Science Congress

NEWS: Academics questioned the human influence on climate at India's leading science conference this week

2015 – a year for the EU to rebuild climate diplomacy links

NEWS: Latvia has made climate action a priority of its EU Council presidency, so where next for the bloc?

German heart disease deaths from heatwaves to rise fivefold

News: By the end of the century, five times as many Germans could die of heart disease triggered by high temperatures

Arctic oil “unburnable” in 2C world – study

NEWS: UK research shows which regional fossil fuel reserves are unviable if the world is to avoid catastrophic warming

World Bank urges leaders to use oil crash to slash subsidies

NEWS: As oil price hits 5-year low, chief economist warns emissions could rise without government leadership

No new cycling cash!

The government’s first ever active travel debate brings no new initiatives and no new cash!  Why was this debate called?

Optimism from UK climate policy expert honoured by the Queen

INTERVIEW: Professor Paul Ekins, awarded an OBE this New Year, reflects on the growth of environmental economics

Chinese coal demand fell in 2014

NEWS: New figures from Beijing government shows China's hunger for coal is waning


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Following the vote to leave the EU, UNA-UK will work with its members and supporters to engage...


UNISON’s new president is Eric Roberts, it was announced today.

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