The 6th Carbon Budget from the CCC was a wake-up call: the UK is not on course to meet its legally binding target of net zero emissions by 2050. The only hope of getting on track is to accelerate the transition.
A look at how the view and recommendations of the energy sector fares in the first UK Climate Assembly path to net zero report.
Earth Overshoot Day marks the date when humanity’s demand for ecological resources and services in a given year exceeds what the Earth can regenerate in that year. This year, due to Covid-19, the date contracted back to August 22 from July 29 in 2019.
Our latest look at the government’s green manifesto pledges (and whether they’re being delivered), and how COVID-19 is shaping the low carbon shift.
As lockdown eases (for some of us), many are looking ahead at the UK’s road to recovery – and ‘build back better’ is the phrase of the moment. How do we seize this once-in-a-lifetime chance to rebuild our economy on greener lines?
It’s evident that we can change policy and lifestyles for a virus in just a few weeks. Yet, we have a 30 year goal for our country to take action on climate change.