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By Gillman, Susanna The government's inclusion of coal in its energy policy was condemned by environmental campaigners this week in a protest camp at Kingsnorth power station.
By Anonymous A third runway at Heathrow is the "preferred candidate" for airport expansion despite its environmental impact, a report has concluded.
By James Marriott Podium ThE GREAT gathering of tents that is the Climate Camp is spread across a field midway between the villages of Hoo St Werburgh and High Halstow in north Kent.
By Mark Hughes HE IS the man who has devoted his life to trying to save Britain's coal mining industry. They are the eco-activists that are campaigning to stop the construction of Britain's first coal-fired power station in more than 30 years.
By Mark Hughes Hundreds of riot police pushed back protesters at the Kingsnorth coal power station climate camp in Kent yesterday, as officers raided the site and made eight arrests. Kent Police seized four men aged between 24 and 45 for public order offences in dawn skirmishes.
Home News IN BRIEF *Environmental campaigners have set up a camp against climate change close to Kingsnorth power station in Kent before a week-long protest against plans by E.ON to build Britain's first new coal- fired plant for more than 30 years.
THE possibility of "mass direct action" will be discussed today at a conference called by those opposed to expansion at Heathrow Airport. Held at Harlington, west London, close to Heathrow, the conference is being attended by green protesters from the Camp for Climate Action.
By Michael McCarthy Environment Editor Green activists are vowing to force their way into one of Britain's biggest power stations next month in what will be the most serious clash yet between the burgeoning climate change protest movement and the authorities.
- A ceramic container used inside a fuel-fired kiln to protect pots from the flame.