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Prototype TX5 production. London Taxi Company opening a new car factory to make TX5 electric Black Cab taxis, Ansty, Coventry. LTC is owned by Chinese car maker Geely © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Prototype TX5 production. London Taxi Company opening a new car factory to make TX5 electric Black Cab taxis, Ansty, Coventry. LTC is owned by Chinese car maker Geely
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Chairman Carl-Peter Forster arriving in a TX5 at the launch. London Taxi Company opening a new car factory to make TX5 electric Black Cab taxis, Ansty, Coventry. LTC is owned by Chinese car maker Geely  © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Chairman Carl-Peter Forster arriving in a TX5 at the launch. London Taxi Company opening a new car factory to make TX5 electric Black Cab taxis, Ansty, Coventry. LTC is owned by Chinese car maker Geely
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SS Torrey Canyon Disaster, 1967. Clean up operation by the British Army after the oil tanker ran aground between Land's End and the Scilly Isles causing the biggest oil spill in UK history, 100 million gallons of crude oil spilled into the sea. The environmental disaster was made far worse by the heavy use of detergent to disperse the oil slick which was later determined to have killed off far more marine life than the oil spill itself  © Romano Cagnoni/reportdigital.co.uk

SS Torrey Canyon Disaster, 1967. Clean up operation by the British Army after the oil tanker ran aground between Land’s End and the Scilly Isles causing the biggest oil spill in UK history, 100 million gallons of crude oil spilled into the sea. The environmental disaster was made far worse by the heavy use of detergent to disperse the oil slick which was later determined to have killed off far more marine life than the oil spill itself
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Protest for full ban on the ivory trade as it is debated in Parliament, Westminster, London  © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Protest for full ban on the ivory trade as it is debated in Parliament, Westminster, London
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Oakland, California. Rally against Wells Fargo Bank who have financed the Dakota Access Pipe Line by unions and activists opposing construction and in solidarity with the Standing Rock Sioux water protectors © David Bacon/reportdigital.co.uk

Oakland, California. Rally against Wells Fargo Bank who have financed the Dakota Access Pipe Line by unions and activists opposing construction and in solidarity with the Standing Rock Sioux water protectors
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Detroit, Michigan USA Protest in support of Native Americans trying to stop construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Detroit, Michigan USA Protest in support of Native Americans trying to stop construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline
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Protest against the third runway at Heathrow airport. West London © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Protest against the third runway at Heathrow airport. West London
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Golfer playing a shot with the chimneys of Windscale nuclear power plant in the near distance behind her, 1977, Seascale Golf Course, Cumbria. © Mike Khan/reportdigital.co.uk

Golfer playing a shot with the chimneys of Windscale nuclear power plant in the near distance behind her, 1977, Seascale Golf Course, Cumbria.
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A party of school children and their teacher discussing nuclear power - as part of an Environmental studies field trip - whilst standing on top of the reactor core of Calder Hall power station, amongst the top of the fuel rods casings. BNFL also invited tourists to include a guided tour around the plant in their trips to the area. Radioactive waste reprocessing plant at Sellafield (formally Windscale) British Nuclear Fuels Cumbria © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

A party of school children and their teacher discussing nuclear power – as part of an Environmental studies field trip – whilst standing on top of the reactor core of Calder Hall power station, amongst the top of the fuel rods casings. BNFL also invited tourists to include a guided tour around the plant in their trips to the area. Radioactive waste reprocessing plant at Sellafield (formally Windscale) British Nuclear Fuels Cumbria
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Workers operating Magnox Encapsulation Plant, Sellafield nuclear reprocessing plant, Cumbria. © Mark Pinder/reportdigital.co.uk

Workers operating Magnox Encapsulation Plant, Sellafield nuclear reprocessing plant, Cumbria.
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Bailiffs trying to remove an Anti roads protestor from the top of a tree, Newbury bypass protest 1996 © Howard Davies/reportdigital.co.uk

Bailiffs trying to remove an Anti roads protestor from the top of a tree, Newbury bypass protest 1996
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San Bernardino County, California, Ivanpah Solar Project, NRG Energy, a  thermal electric generating facility, Mojave Desert. 173,500 heliostats, sets of mirrors, focus sunlight on three towers where water is turned to steam to generate 377 MW of electricity from turbines © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

San Bernardino County, California, Ivanpah Solar Project, NRG Energy, a thermal electric generating facility, Mojave Desert. 173,500 heliostats, sets of mirrors, focus sunlight on three towers where water is turned to steam to generate 377 MW of electricity from turbines
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Southfield, Michigan, ReCommunity materials recovery facility, where recyclable materials are sorted and baled © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Southfield, Michigan, ReCommunity materials recovery facility, where recyclable materials are sorted and baled
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Glacial walk across Solheimajokull glacier, Iceland.© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Glacial walk across Solheimajokull glacier, Iceland.© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk
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Reedmace Brandon Marsh Nature Reserve, Warwickshire. Ripe seedheads disintegrating into a cottony fluff from which seeds are dispersed by wind. © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Reedmace Brandon Marsh Nature Reserve, Warwickshire. Ripe seedheads disintegrating into a cottony fluff from which seeds are dispersed by wind.
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Reedmace Brandon Marsh Nature Reserve, Warwickshire. Ripe seedheads disintegrating into a cottony fluff from which seeds are dispersed by wind. © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Reedmace Brandon Marsh Nature Reserve, Warwickshire. Ripe seedheads disintegrating into a cottony fluff from which seeds are dispersed by wind.
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Reedmace Brandon Marsh Nature Reserve, Warwickshire. Ripe seedheads disintegrating into a cottony fluff from which seeds are dispersed by wind. © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Reedmace Brandon Marsh Nature Reserve, Warwickshire. Ripe seedheads disintegrating into a cottony fluff from which seeds are dispersed by wind.
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Reedmace Brandon Marsh Nature Reserve, Warwickshire. Ripe seedheads disintegrating into a cottony fluff from which seeds are dispersed by wind. © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Reedmace Brandon Marsh Nature Reserve, Warwickshire. Ripe seedheads disintegrating into a cottony fluff from which seeds are dispersed by wind.
© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk