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Top UK court overturns block on Heathrow's third runway

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Earlier ruling said expansion plan was illegal as government had not considered its climate commitments

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Top UK court overturns block on Heathrow's third runway

Top UK court overturns block on Heathrow's third runway

Earlier ruling said expansion plan was illegal as government had not considered its climate commitments

UK’s Heathrow airport expansion ruled unlawful over climate change

UK’s Heathrow airport expansion ruled unlawful over climate change

Three judges ruled the plans illegal because they failed to take into account the UK's commitment to the Paris Agreement

Heathrow third runway ruled illegal over climate change

Heathrow third runway ruled illegal over climate change

Appeal court says decision to give go-ahead not consistent with Paris agreement

Heathrow Airport Expansion in Doubt After UK Court Ruling

Heathrow Airport Expansion in Doubt After UK Court Ruling

Campaigners won a court ruling Thursday to block the plan for a third runway at Heathrow Airport on environmental grounds, setting the stage for a new fight over whether to make Europe's ...

Expansion of Britain's Heathrow Airport ruled illegal on climate grounds

Expansion of Britain's Heathrow Airport ruled illegal on climate grounds

Government's policy was ruled unlawful as it failed to take into account climate change commitments made when Britain signed up to the Paris Agreement

Heathrow Airport: Govt won't appeal court decision to block third runway

Heathrow Airport: Govt won't appeal court decision to block third runway

A Court of Appeal ruling means the UK's efforts to grow air capacity are likely to go back to the drawing board - again.

Climate campaigners win Heathrow expansion case

Climate campaigners win Heathrow expansion case

Campaigners say plans for a third runway should be cancelled, but the airport says it will appeal.

UK court blocks Heathrow expansion over climate concerns

UK court blocks Heathrow expansion over climate concerns

LONDON (AP) — Heathrow Airport's plans to increase capacity of Europe's biggest travel hub by over 50% were stalled Thursday when a British court said the government failed to consider ...

UK court ruling: Heathrow airport expansion doesn’t fly under Paris Agreement

UK court ruling: Heathrow airport expansion doesn’t fly under Paris Agreement

This is the first time a court has cited the Paris Agreement to strike down a major infrastructure project and could have implications all over the world.

Extinction Rebellion delays drone protest at Britain's Heathrow until after summer

Extinction Rebellion delays drone protest at Britain's Heathrow until after summer

Climate activism group Extinction Rebellion has postponed until later this year ...

Heathrow expansion blocked by judges on environmental grounds

Heathrow expansion blocked by judges on environmental grounds

Heathrow’s third runway plan could now be in jeopardy