A major climate victory over Heathrow was aided by apathy in Downing Street

A major climate victory over Heathrow was aided by apathy in Downing Street The environment was the winner in court: but what will happen when No 10 is determined to force a project through?Live by the greenwash, die by it too. Barely six days after Heathrow Airport declared it had been certified carbon neutral, its third-runway ambitions were trapped in a peat bog. The court of appeal decided that UK aviation policy had not sufficiently made reference to the Paris climate change agreement; and the government declared with a straight face that, committed as it was to a greener future, it would simply have to bow to the judge.However much the law has… Source – Full Article https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2020/mar/01/heathrow-climate-victory-aided-apathy-downing-st