May 2nd, 2019 | by Joshua S Hill
The UK Parliament has taken the unprecedented step of declaring an "environment and climate emergency" this week at the same time as it was urged by the country's Committee on Climate Change to adopt a net-zero greenhouse gas emissions target for 2050 "as soon as possible."
October 15th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
A week after the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change published its landmark report warning that limiting global warming to 1.5°C will "require rapid, far-reaching and unprecedented changes in all aspects of society," the UK Government has sought advice from the country's Committee on Climate Change on setting a date for a net-zero emissions target.
January 17th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
The UK's Committee on Climate Change has warned that the Government's Clean Growth Strategy, though ambitious, does not go far enough and that urgent action and additional measures are necessary in order to meet the country's carbon targets.
September 26th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
Experts from the UK Committee on Climate Change have this week published a report warning that Scotland must step up its policies and strategies on transport, heating, and other sectors if it is to meet Paris Climate Agreement goals.
June 29th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
A lack of government action on climate change is putting the United Kingdom's transition to a resilient, low-carbon economy in danger of being derailed, according to a new warning voiced this week by the country's Committee on Climate Change.
March 17th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
The fight to tackle climate change in the United Kingdom continues apace, but recent good news shows that household energy bills have actually decreased alongside efforts which have successfully reduced the country's emissions, according to a new study from the country's climate advisory body.
October 14th, 2016 | by Joshua S Hill
The UK’s Committee on Climate Change said Friday that the country needs “concrete action” if it is to meet its [&hellip
September 14th, 2016 | by Joshua S Hill
New figures have shown that Scotland met its 2014 emissions reduction target, outpacing the United Kingdom as a whole in [&hellip
March 16th, 2016 | by Joshua S Hill
The UK Committee on Climate Change has concluded that Scotland should maintain its high ambition toward reduction of greenhouse gases moving [&hellip
December 10th, 2015 | by Joshua S Hill
The United Kingdom’s Committee on Climate Change will collaborate with its Chinese counterpart to assess climate change risk. A Memorandum [&hellip
November 26th, 2015 | by Joshua S Hill
The UK’s Committee on Climate Change said Thursday that the country should target an emissions reduction of 57% by 2028-2032. [&hellip
October 26th, 2015 | by Joshua S Hill
The UK Government’s own Committee on Climate Change has highlighted the importance of low-carbon electricity generation as part of Britain’s [&hellip
May 29th, 2014 | by Joshua S Hill
The UK’s leading renewable energy trade association, RenewableUK, has replied to comments made in the media by Chairman of the Committee [&hellip
January 13th, 2013 | by Mridul Chadha
South Gloucestershire is set to expand a program to switch off street lights between midnight and 5 am in order [&hellip