The Government has launched a massive attack on support for solar panels and wind power, and scrapped Green Deal measures to makes homes more energy efficient. They have also restricted the power of local government to require new homes to be low carbon.

At the same time, they say that they stand by their commitment to tackle climate change. It is hard to see how this can be reconciled with their recent policy U-turns.

Friends of the Earth are inviting people to write to the Environment Secretary to stand up for renewables.

See also a good summary from FoE about how environmental measures are being attacked.