• Green Britain faces food shortages ‘by end of week’ as energy crisis worsens

    • Date: 20/09/21
    • GWPF & Daily Telegraph

    Kwasi Kwarteng, the UK energy and business secretary, promised MPs in Parliament on Monday afternoon that there is “no question of the lights going out” this winter as ministers struggle to contain a growing crisis sparked by spiralling gas prices. He told the House of Commons it was “alarmist” to suggest people would struggle to […]

    Read more
  • Energy crisis goes from bad to worse: Gas prices soar 16pc as Russia keeps taps closed

    • Date: 20/09/21
    • The Daily Telegraph

    UK gas prices for next month surged 16pc on Monday, after Russia opted to cap additional flows to Europe.   State-owned Gazprom opted not to flow more gas to Europe via Ukraine in October, according to the results of an auction on Monday. There were also signs that Russian flows via the key Yamal- Europe pipeline will […]

    Read more
  • Suspend climate policies and cancel COP26 to save Britain from looming energy disaster

    • Date: 20/09/21
    • Global Warming Policy Forum

    London, 20 September – The Global Warning Policy Forum (GWPF) is calling on Prime Minister Boris Johnson to take swift and radical action to suspend damaging climate policies and prevent the looming energy crisis from turning into an economic and social disaster. The GWPF has consistently warned that Britain’s unilateral climate policies under both Labour […]

    Read more
  • Green Britain faces food shortages as energy crisis shuts down factories

    • Date: 18/09/21
    • GWPF & The Times

    As energy prices in Europe go through the roof, factories are beginning to shut down and food is disappearing from the shelves. Welcome to green Britain, offering a foretaste of what life will be like under Net Zero conditions – poorer, colder, hungrier – unless Government changes course. Acute food shortages were feared last night after high […]

    Read more
  • Greenflation: Household bills to soar by more than £1,500 a year, analysts warn

    • Date: 18/09/21

    A cost of living crisis will see average households’ bills soar by more than £1,500 a year, experts warn today. Families are now on the cusp of the biggest spending squeeze in nearly a decade as bills and prices rise relentlessly. Money experts said a ‘perfect storm’ of price and tax hikes could push family […]

    Read more
  • Europe’s energy crunch is forcing UK factories to shut down

    • Date: 17/09/21

    Europe’s energy crunch has forced a major fertilizer maker to shut down two U.K. plants, the first sign that a record rally in gas and power prices is threatening to slow the region’s economic recovery. CF Industries Holdings Inc. said Wednesday it’s halting operations at its Billingham and Ince manufacturing complexes due to high natural […]

    Read more
  • GWPF gives evidence to the House of Lords inquiry into the Costs of Net Zero

    • Date: 14/09/21
    • Global Warming Policy Forum

    London, 14 September – The Industry and Regulators Committee of the House of Lords is currently holding an inquiry into the costs of Net Zero, the Government’s plans for total decarbonisation of the economy and the role of Ofgem, the energy regulator. The inquiry is taking evidence on the cost and potential impacts of a renewable […]

    Read more
  • Britain is turning into the Venezuela of wind as green jobs are exported to Asia

    • Date: 11/09/21
    • GWPF & BBC

    A trade union has slammed the “myth” of a green jobs revolution after Scotlands only wind factory has closed permanently. The UK’s ambition to become the Saudi Arabia of renewables with promises of a wind farm jobs bonanza are evaporating as Britain is at risk of turning into the Venezuela of renewables. The factory, which […]

    Read more
Back to top More articles:


We use cookies to help give you the best experience on our website. By continuing without changing your cookie settings, we assume you agree to this. Please read our privacy policy to find out more.