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Solar power waste: a growing problem for India

India’s solar power industry is set for huge growth as part of efforts to produce cleaner and more reliable energy, but fears are growing about the lack of safe and environmentally-sound options for recycling and recovering the associated waste solar panels.

By Orchie Bandyopadhyay on 10 June 2024

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Openreach fined £1.3 million after engineer swept to his death in flooded river

Telecoms company Openreach has been fined £1.34 million in relation to the death of one of its workers, who was swept away by a flooded river while attempting to repair a telephone line in Wales.

By Kerry Reals on 06 June 2024

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Improving air quality, now and in the future

As a member of the Healthy Air Coalition, CIEH has argued for the UK Government and devolved nations to adopt more ambitious air quality targets that meet WHO air quality guidelines, and implement a holistic regulatory framework that supports local authorities with the capacity to enforce air quality targets.

By Matthew Clark, CIEH on 10 June 2024