George Eustice

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UK may eventually need carbon border tax, George Eustice says
Levy on imports related to CO2 generated by meat production might be necessary, says minister

Andrew Sparrow Political correspondent

07, Nov, 2021 @2:03 PM

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France backed down in fishing row after Jersey offer ‘to move things forward’
Exclusive: Paris shelved plans to ban UK boats from French ports following last-ditch talks

Daniel Boffey in Brussels and Jessica Elgot

02, Nov, 2021 @5:21 PM

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‘How can we grow new forests if we don’t have enough trees to plant?’
As nurseries run low on stock and labour shortages grow, industry warns Tory pledge cannot be kept

James Tapper

31, Oct, 2021 @8:45 AM

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Macron’s re-election hopes may be driving Brexit fishing row, says Eustice
UK environment secretary accuses France of using ‘inflammatory’ rhetoric in escalating dispute

Daniel Boffey in Brussels

29, Oct, 2021 @8:42 AM

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Tories all at sea in row over trawler ‘kidnapped’ by the French | John Crace
George Eustice did his best not to start an all-out trade war with France over fishing rights but his fellow MPs were less pacific

John Crace

28, Oct, 2021 @5:02 PM

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Peat-based compost used by UK public bodies despite proposed ban
Forestry England among organisations still buying peat, which is UK’s biggest natural store of CO2

Donald Campbell

22, Oct, 2021 @7:00 AM

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UK firms reach deal over CO2 supply chain shortages
Department for business says it has brokered a deal which will avert shortages until January

Rob Davies

11, Oct, 2021 @1:15 PM

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UK cabinet split over solution to lorry driver shortage
Meeting on Friday expected to seek compromise over whether to recruit drivers from abroad

Rowena Mason and Mark Sweney

24, Sep, 2021 @12:55 PM

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Food producers warn surge in cost of CO2 will force up prices for shoppers
George Eustice says government must give financial aid to fertiliser firm CF Industries for three weeks

Sarah Butler, Rowena Mason and Aubrey Allegretti

22, Sep, 2021 @5:40 PM

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Why is the UK bailing out US CO2 supplier CF Fertilisers?
Ministers try to avert supermarket shortages through emergency deal that will cost taxpayer ‘millions’

Aubrey Allegretti Political correspondent

22, Sep, 2021 @1:24 PM

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Government failing to stop sewage discharge into English rivers, says charity
Water companies let raw sewage into English waters more than 400,000 times in 2020, Environment Agency data reveals

Sandra Laville

13, Sep, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Single-use plastic plates and cutlery to be banned in England
Polystyrene cups will also be banned but campaigners say action to cut plastic waste is ‘snail-paced’

Damian Carrington Environment editor

27, Aug, 2021 @9:30 PM

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