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Fossil fuel companies are suing governments across the world for more than $18bn (£13bn) after action against climate change has threatened their profits, according to research conducted by campaign group Global Justice Now and provided exclusively to Sky News. Five energy companies, including British companies Rockhopper and Ascent, are using...
All eyes are on Perenco (1st September 2023) as activists across three continents in London, Moanda and La Morena demonstrate their solidarity demanding the little known multinational oil and gas giant stop polluting their communities and end fossil fuel expansion. Many protesters in London came from Dorset, outraged by environmental...
Donnachadh v Sun Columnist & Daily Mail assistant editor !! I knew they wanted to frame me as a heartless fanatic for equating holiday flights with devastatingly lethal climate destruction. I knew that I would have 3 to 4 people laying into me simultaneously. BUT I decided it was worth it, as...
One year after Dorset Council declared a Climate and Ecological Emergency communities and Councillors express disappointment at lack of action. Today, 16th May marks one year since Dorset Council declared a climate and ecological emergency. However, 12 months on there is still no strategy and action plan. For a brand new...
As part of a nationwide action volunteers from the Dorset Climate and Ecological Emergency (CEE) Bill alliance hosted covid-compliant banner drops today calling on Dorset MPs Richard Drax, Simon Hoare, Chris Loder, Christopher Chope and Michael Tomlinson to back the CEE Bill. A banner was dropped by the Clocktower...
Our last, best hope of averting systemic environmental collapse is to use the peculiarities of complex systems to trigger cascading political regime shifts. Now it’s a straight fight for survival. The Glasgow Climate Pact, for all its restrained and diplomatic language, looks like a suicide pact. After so many squandered...
Local environmental campaigners have clashed with the BCP council and landowners over controversial plans to build on Highmoor farm, Poole, and the area surrounding Talbot Heath. There is disagreement as to whether the development will disrupt the existing habitat and local tranquillity or enhance and protect it. Protester Nick Dobbs said: “Developers see greater shareholder reserves when building on green rather than brown...
Dorset Council’s Executive Advisory Panel for Climate Change recently hosted two Inquiry Day sessions where organisations and members of the public were invited to present their ideas for how the Council can help tackle climate change. Back in December 2019, the Council launched its Call for Ideas, inviting people to submit...
On Thursday 4th October 2018, Wayne Dixon who has been on a five-year coastal walk with his Northern Inuit dog and companion, Koda made his way into Bournemouth and Poole. His odyssey started as a life-long goal to walk the coast of Britain with his late father who sadly passed away...
As we move into 2024, businesses across Dorset have a prime opportunity to become leaders in sustainable practices. Implementing eco-friendly policies now will allow companies to get ahead of the curve, saving money in the long run while also demonstrating social and environmental responsibility. There are many impactful steps...