UK carbon emissions down 38% since 1990

The decline is largely due to a cleaner electricity mix based on gas and renewables as well as falling energy demand

UK among seven nations facing EU legal action over VW scandal

The European Commission has launched legal action against seven countries, including the UK, over the Volkswagen emissions scandal. The nations – which also include Germany, Spain, Luxembourg, the Czech Republic, Lithuania and Greece – failed to clamp down on the emissions cheating exposed by the “dieselgate” scandal. Volkswagen used “defeat devices” in its cars to […]