25 Oct 2021

COP26: Proposed Cumbria coal mine would have ‘negligible impact’, says climate change minister


As hosts of COP, the UK’s role is to lead by example.

We spoke to Energy, Clean Growth and Climate Change Minister Greg Hands, and asked him if Boris Johnson’s comments that the UK does not want to support new coal mines meant that plans for a controversial mine in Cumbria will not go ahead.