The CCC notes the Conservative Party’s strong parliamentary majority will permit confident decisions on climate challenges and says it must ‘seize that opportunity’
BEIS has set out its position on shale gas exploration as Cuadrilla starts work on its second well at the Preston New Road site in Lancashire
The Committee on Climate Change says must used as part of a wider suite of policy instruments.
That’s the call from Lord Deben, Chairman of the Committee on Climate Change, who spoke to the Environmental Audit Committee this morning
The CCC has suggested the UK Government’s actions to tackle climate change are falling well-short of what is needed to reach net zero by 2050
Prime Minister Theresa May’s announcement follows recent advice from the Committee on Climate Change
Young people will have the chance to share future climate policy through the Youth Steering Group that has been set up
The UK has placed itself on a low carbon trajectory, with legally binding climate change targets to reduce greenhouse gases by 80% by 2050.
The CCC has told the UK Government what it must do to tackle climate change – but what does the energy sector think of the announcement?
The Committee on Climate Change has told the government this is necessary to stay in line with the UK’s commitment under the Paris Agreement