ENDS Report Weekly
November 18, 2019
 
Exclusive for subscribers, the ENDS Report weekly edition delivers comprehensive analysis of the key developments affecting environmental professionals, alongside the latest news, analysis, policy and legislation together in one place so that you have all the content that matters to you
 
How green is Jo Swinson?
How green is Jo Swinson?

14 Nov 2019

The Lib Dem leader has voted in favour of fracking and selling off state-owned forests but more recently Swinson appears to have developed greener sensitivies. James Fair reports

 
 

News round-up

 
10 key things that happened this week
10 key things that happened this week

14 Nov 2019

Government waters down green non-regression pledge, UK set to miss 2020 environment goals, Council rejects Ox-Cam expressway plan on climate grounds

 
 

Analysis

 
Why official data could show a decline in England’s water quality
Why official data could show a decline in England’s water quality

15 Nov 2019

A delay to the publication of a critical river health report and criticism of sampling methods have led observers to question whether DEFRA is obfuscating over the state of England’s water bodies and if the true picture is worse than currently thought. Rachel Salvidge investigates

 
 
Could offshore wind farms be about to face further planning hurdles?
Could offshore wind farms be about to face further planning hurdles?

14 Nov 2019

Around 1,900 turbines are in operation or in the pipeline near the Flamborough to Filey Coast SPA off the North Yorkshire coast. As the North Sea gets increasingly crowded, concerns are growing over the accumulative impacts of wind farms on protected sites

 
 

Most-read articles

 
Government waters down green non-regression pledge
Government waters down green non-regression pledge

11 Nov 2019

The government appears to have weakened its pledge to introduce a legally-binding commitment to uphold environmental standards after the UK leaves the EU

 
 
UK set to miss 2020 environment goals
UK set to miss 2020 environment goals

12 Nov 2019

The UK is set to miss key environmental targets from air pollution and water quality to tree planting and recycling, an investigation has found

 
 
General election: Which MPs with green roles are most vulnerable?
General election: Which MPs with green roles are most vulnerable?

13 Nov 2019

With the general election now officially underway, ENDS looks at which MPs with an interest in climate and environmental issues face the toughest reelection battles

 
 
Council rejects Ox-Cam expressway plan on climate grounds

12 Nov 2019

A county council has withdrawn its support for a major road project on climate change grounds and called for a new railway line instead

 
 

Fines Monitor

 
Fines Monitor: live table
Fines Monitor: live table

19 Aug 2019

Click through to view a live table containing details of tens of millions of pounds of financial penalties issued by regulators in England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland for breaches of environmental regulations

 
 

Latest Fines Monitor updates

 
Software failure costs Total £36,000 for ETS error

15 November 2019

 
Flytipping supermarket told to pay £77,000

07 November 2019

 
Abusing permitting exemptions costs £13,000

07 November 2019

 
Manure pollution costs farmer £8,600

07 November 2019

 
Lancashire farm and contractors fined for polluting river

11 November 2019

 
 
 

 
Principal EIA Consultant JSM Associates, Central London
Sustainability Programme & Data Analyst Heathrow Airport Ltd, Heathrow, Hounslow
Consultant Economist Eunomia Research & Consulting Ltd, Bristol (City Centre), City of Bristol
Principal Consultant Policy Eunomia Research & Consulting Ltd, Bristol (City Centre), City of Bristol
Consultant LCA Eunomia Research & Consulting Ltd, Bristol (City Centre), City of Bristol
 

Find these articles useful?

Get more great articles like these straight to your inbox. Find out more about our weekly bulletins

SIGN UP
 
Contact
Mandy Scott
Customer Services
report@ends.co.uk
020 8267 8120
 
Unsubscribe | Manage Bulletins | Privacy Policy