The government’s latest Air Quality Plan is set to receive “unprecedented scrutiny” from a cross party team of MPs. The Environment Food and Rural Affairs Committee, Environmental Audit Committee, Health Committee, and Transport Committee have joined forces to examine the government’s new Air Quality Plan. The plan was launched in July this year after the government’s original plans were criticised and found to be inadequate in a UK court. The Improving Air Quality Inquiry will examine whether the revised plan […]
The Office of Fair Trading (OFT) has been branded ‘complacent’ and accused of carrying out a ‘continued whitewash’ after insisting that its study last year of the UK fuel market yielded no credible evidence of any market manipulation.
It has emerged that the Treasury’s plan to extend the existing island fuel rebate scheme to parts of mainland UK may not result in the same 5p/litre rebate enjoyed by those already in the scheme.
Leeds City Council has outlined its final clean air zone (CAZ) plans, to be submitted to government following board approval later this month.