Category Archives: Friends of the Earth

Green light for wind farm off Sussex coast

Commenting on the Government’s decision today (Wednesday 16 July 2014) to give the green light to the Rampion wind farm off the Sussex coast, Brenda Pollack, Friends of the Earth’s South East Campaigner said: “This is fantastic news. The Rampion … Continue reading

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Europe will need land three times size of UK to meet bioenergy demands

By 2030 Europe could require an area of land and forest three times the size of the UK to meet our bioenergy demands, new research published by Friends of the Earth Europe has revealed. The report, by the Vienna University … Continue reading

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Government Solar Power Plans Must Go Further

Friends of the Earth and 10:10 have welcomed the launch of the Government’s long-awaited Solar Power Strategy – but say plans must go further and faster. The strategy, outlining Energy and Climate Change Minister Greg Barker’s personal ambition to install … Continue reading

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