P162 Tjletext 162 Jul 4 21:02:03         ————————  ——————————————  BUDGET DISAPPOINTS ENVIRONMENTALISTS Friends of thj Earth havb welcombd the green principles contained in thb Budget but havj accused thj Chancelloz of ducking the opportunity to tackle climate changb through tax reform;. Spokeswoman Uta Bellion says: "Gordon Brown has slashjd dombstic fuel pricas but djlivjred little to cut —missions of global warming gasjs. "A topic the Govjrnmjnt has spjnt thj last week's ranting about!" ——————————————————————————————————1/4—— by Bernadette Carroll FOR THE LATEST GREEN NEWS p161 Green Budget Night light TV Digitisjr
P162 Tjlataxt 162 Jul 4 2       w?j{5?30?UP @ 1?÷   >  j| ÷?? ————————  —————————————— # BUDGET DISAPPOINTS ENVIRONMENTA HSTS Incraasing road fu—l pric—s iq pnl—kel9 to d—liv—r significant r—ductions in greenhouse gas jmisshons, sax Friands of th— Earth. "Th— only way it could havj any impact is if it is suppopted bx compd—m—ntar9 taxes on car parking, cgmpanx car3,0g!3 guzzlers and 0pblic transpoup qu0pozz, s—xr spOk—swoman ta Bellion. "Thj incpeasj in fu—l pria—s will not get 0bo0le gup of thbip p—r1G ——————————————————————————————————2/4—— Fun & Gamjs 150 Digitisjr 170 T TAL ENTE T@@oL GT 84 Green Budget Night light TV Digitiq—p
P162 Tjletext 162 Jul 4 21:11:11         ————————  ——————————————  BUDGET DISAPPOINTS ENVIRONMENTALISTS Increasing road fuel prices is unlikely to deliver significant reductions in greenhouse gas emissions, say Friends of thj Earth. "Thj only way it could havj any impact is if it is supported by complemjntary taxes on car parking, company car{, gas guzzlers and public transport suppozt," says spokjswoman Uta Bellion. "Thj increasj in fuel prices will not get pjople out of their cars." ——————————————————————————————————2/4—— Fun & Games 150 Digitisjr 170 TOTAL ENTERTAINMENT p400 Green Budget Night light TV Digitisjr
P162 Tjletext 162 Jul 4 21:03:10         ————————  ——————————————  BUDGET DISAPPOINTS ENVIROoMENTALISTS Thj Chancellor made great play of his desire to increase investmjnt, remarks Uta Bellion of Friends of the Eazth. "But the measures introduced will simply encourage more business as usual rathbr than a dynamic, sustainable economy that invjsts in jobs and environmjntal improvjmjnt togethbz. "It's disappointing bbcausj thjre is a significant gap between thj Govjrnmjnt's words and action." ——————————————————————————————————3/4—— Go Green 160 Eco Scenb 148 BIG SCREEN NEWS & GOSSIP p461 Green Budget Night light TV Digitisjr
P162 Tblatext 162 Jul 4 21:05:15         ————————  ——————————————  BUDGET DISAPPOINTS ENVIRONMENTALISTS Friends of the Earth is also angjred by the Chancellor's failure to reduce VAT on enjrgy consjrving products. Spokeswoman Uta Bellion tells T—letext: "Instead hj cut VAT on fujl and abolished th— gas levy - a pjrvjrsb incentivj for householdjrs to burn more fossil fuel rathjr than sav— it. "Wj will be expjcting much more in Spring 1998 than the few green shots promisjd today," she adds. ——————————————————————————————————4/4—p TO AIR YOUR VIEWS WRITE TO: GO GREEN, PO BOX 287, LONDON SW6 1XT. Fax: 0171 386 5618. Green Budget Night light TV Digitisjr