Extra £14bn needed a year for climate, report says A report by the Green Alliance think tank argues that extra cash is required for clean transport. Opinion: How can Boris Johnson commit to a greener future without mentioning the word 'climate' in his speech?Millions of people in this country are still passionate about protecting the planet as we come out of this crisis. We need to harness that energy Public demand a green recoveryA mass lobby, co-ordinated by the Climate Coalition asked Boris Johnson to set out plans for boosting the economy as the lockdown eases further (he didn't). Democrats say they have a bold climate plan – but Republicans have other plansPlan will be fodder for election-year attacks from Republicans who will frame it as economy-killing and a grab-bag of Democratic social policies Johnson fails on green recoveryThe Prime Minister's New Deal fundamentally fails on environmental policies, squandering an opportunity to build a green economy and stimulate recovery. Analysis | The Energy 202: House Democrats' sweeping climate plan comes with political risksThe proposal may not satisfy the left and will likely be fodder for Republican attacks in an election year. Green groups respond with alarm to Boris Johnson’s threat to speed building projects by cutting ‘newt-counting’ protectionsGreen groups respond with alarm to Boris Johnson’s threat to speed building projects by cutting ‘newt-counting’ protectiPM's spending plans 'would buy you a Netflix subscription but not a green recovery', say environmentalists Democrats unveil sweeping plan to tackle climate changeThe new document offers policy recommendations in nearly every sector of the economy. House Democrats unveil ambitious climate package, steering toward a net-zero economy by 2050House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (Calif.) on Tuesday unveils Democrats' ambitious climate proposals, aiming for net zero emissions economy-wide by 2050. Democrats announce climate road map focused on racial justiceThe ‘Climate Crisis Action Plan’ calls for reaching a 100% clean, net-zero economy in the US no later than 2050 Government urged to fulfil £9bn insulation pledgeDominic Cummings ‘sought to water down pledge and use money for house building’ Boris Johnson's 'new deal' speech: what is missing?Unions say economic plan is not big enough, while TUC and CBI say there is more to do 'New deal' risks fuelling emissions and eroding building standardsGreen campaigners and housing experts warn Boris Johnson’s recovery plan could swiftly become a liability Environmental experts dismayed by details of Johnson's 'New Deal'Critics say PMs promise to ‘build back greener’ is not delivered by plans revealed so far Why climate change is too important to leave to “green” politicsTony Blair described New Labour’s priorities as an incoming government in 1997 as “education, education, education”. For climate change to become an issue that matters across the political spectrum, a similarly single-minded mantra may be necessary: 6 takeaways from House Democrats' 547-page climate change wishlistIt calls for net-zero U.S. emissions by 2050. UK government must invest £14bn a year to hit climate targets, think tank warnsOver past three years £9bn has been spent on projects which increase carbon emissions, says Green Alliance Anger as Boris Johnson's £5bn infrastructure spending boost lacks vital environmental measuresCash for hospital maintenance, court upgrades, high street rescues and road upgrades – but not to meet net zero commitment, critics protest Democrats Detail a Climate Agenda Tying Environment to Racial JusticeThe policy road map, expected on Tuesday, could guide the party if it gains control of Congress and the White House in November.