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2 February headlines
Government failing to adequately protect marine life, say wildlife experts
The government has been accused of “dragging its feet” on protecting the seas, as it accounted fewer than two dozen potential sites for new conservation areas. Guardian.
Fossil fuel subsidies fall in gain for renewables
Countries from Mexico to Germany to Malaysia are increasingly taking advantage of cheap oil by trimming fossil-fuel subsidies, easing the way for renewable power. Bloomberg.
BP and BG group set to slash spending and cut jobs
FTSE 100-listed oil and gas giants PB and BG Group are set to announce a $21 billion reduction in capital spending plans and swingeing job cuts amid tumbling oil prices. Telegraph.
UK supermarkets failing to stock enough sustainable fish, report says
Some of the UK’s biggest supermarkets are not offering enough sustainably caught fish, despite soaring demand from consumers, according to new research. Guardian.
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