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13 January headlines
Eon cuts UK gas prices by 3.5%
Eon has become the first big energy company in the UK to cut fuel tariffs in response to falling global oil prices, announcing an immediate 3.5% reduction in its standard gas price. Financial Times.
North Sea firms predict tax cuts to save oil jobs
North Sea oil and gas explorers have predicted that the chancellor would offer them drastic cuts as they consider mass jobs cuts due to plummeting global prices. Independent.
Sellafield clean-up contract torn up
An industrial consortium that include Britain’s Amec Foster Wheeler is to be fired from a £9 billion contract to clean up the nuclear waste site at Sellafield. The Times.
RSPB Scotland challenges windfarms
A Scottish wildlife charity has lodged a legal challenge against the consent of four major offshore wind farm projects. The charity says the projects could have “serious implications” for wildlife. BBC.
Developing cities hold big key to climate action – Climate Central
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