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UK Committee on Climate Change demands inclusion of shipping & airline emissions

Article The Committee on Climate Change (the UK government’s official climate change advisers) said a cut in greenhouse gas emissions of at least 80% by 2050 should include international aviation and shipping. The committee, led by the former CBI head … Continue reading

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The UK Committee on Climate Change

Adair Turner, the former CBI boss and vice-chairman of Merrill Lynch Europe, is to become chairman of a new high-powered committee to ensure central and local government policies reduce carbon emissions. The appointment of Turner, who was made a life … Continue reading

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