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25 March headlines
Lord Smith ‘hugely sceptical’ of fracking for shale oil in the UK
The former chief of the Environment Agency is “hugely sceptical” on the prospects of fracking for shale-oil in the UK. Guardian.
US coal fall-off seen as foreshadowing fossil fuel pain
The US coal industry ill probably never get the price rebound it struggling miners need as clean energy proliferates. This should serve as a warning for other fossil fuel producers, warns a study. Bloomberg.
BHP boss says carbon capture could be a goldmine
The carbon capture industry has the potential to be as big as the oil and gas sector, the boss of the world’s largest mining company has claimed. The Times.
Hopes grow for climate-proof beans
A breakthrough in the development of temperature-resilient beans could help sustain a vital source of protein for millions of people around the globe. BBC.
Is there any future for fracking in Britain? – Telegraph
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