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Britain has its first new deep coal mine in decades – a result of pretending climate change isn’t political

Britain has its first new deep coal mine in decades – a result of pretending climate change isn’t political

The UK is widely seen as a climate leader. Its Climate Change Act, which passed into law ten years ago, is the envy of the world. It has targets for carbon reduction enshrined in law, and recently, the government hinted that it would adopt a target of zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 (the current target […] … learn more→