Green Party

Greens say new department must genuinely focus on Net Zero

7 February 2023

*Demand to end all fossil fuel subsidies and windfall tax loopholes

*Call for carbon tax to fund renewable energy and home insulation

With the new Department for Energy Security and Net Zero launched [1] on the day BP has announced record profits [2] and greenhouse gas emissions...Read More »

Greens chances of next MP increase in Bristol after historic by-election result

3 February 2023

  • Patrick McAllister defeats former government minister in crucial Hotwells & Harbourside council by-election

  • Key electoral test passed on mission to elect Carla Denyer as Bristol’s first Green MP

  • Carla Denyer: “The direction of travel is clear – Bristol is...Read More »

Record Shell results make the case for a carbon tax

2 February 2023

Record results for oil giant Shell show there are “still massive profits to be made from letting the climate burn,” warns Green Party Co-leader Carla Denyer.

Shell’s annual profits more than doubled to a record of nearly $40bn (£32.3bn) [1] as consumers struggle to pay huge...Read More »

Green Party say UK needs to be ‘rejoin ready’ as country marks three years since leaving EU

31 January 2023

As the UK marks three years since leaving the EU and the IMF confirms that the UK economy will shrink and perform worse than any other advanced economy in the year ahead [1], the Green Party has called for the country to become ‘rejoin ready’ so the...Read More »

Response from the Green Party to rejection of Bristol airport expansion challenge

31 January 2023

The latest challenge from environmental campaigners to Bristol Airport expansion has been rejected at Bristol Civil Court [1]. Responding to the news, Green Party co-leader and Councillor for Clifton Down in Bristol, Carla Denyer, said:

“This is a devastating outcome. Bristol airport’s unnecessary expansion would mean thousands...Read More »

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