Environmental campaigners denounce new “subsidies for forest destruction and air pollution”

Following today’s announcement of new subsidies for renewable electricity – called Contracts for Difference – environmental campaign group Biofuelwatch denounces a...

Briefing : Drax’s Coal-to-Biomass conversion increases levels of dangerous small particles

11th August 2017 Read the report here: Drax and air quality briefing 2017 A new investigation by Biofuelwatch has discovered that since Drax Power Station’s...

US Dept. of Agriculture Receives Near Unanimous Public Rejection of GE Trees

Statement from Biofuelwatch, Global Justice Ecology Project and Indigenous Environmental Network 19 July 2017 New York (US)–New Zealand-owned tree biotechnology company ArborGen faces near unanimous opposition to commercial...

Write to your MP: tell the government to stop subsidising dirty energy!

The new Government has restated its commitment to the Paris Agreement, but otherwise energy and climate change seem to have been de-prioritised. It is...

Social movements in Chile oppose GE trees, plantations

Last month, Chilean social movements welcomed the International Union of Forest Research Organizations (IUFRO) Tree Biotechnology 2017 conference with a week of action aimed...

Wind and solar, not biomass, have been key to the UK’s partial coal phase-out so far

  New Biofuelwatch analysis In 2016, the UK generated 72% less electricity from coal than in 2011, which is great news for the climate...

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