24 May '18, 11pm

Hotting up: Government urged to lead G7 in embracing net zero target

The government will today face fresh calls to fast track the adoption of a net zero emission target and play a leading role in making the case for deep decarbonisation across the global economy. The influential liberal conservative Bright Blue think tank is to publish a major new report, entitled Hotting up, which argues there is a clear scientific, technological, legal, and political case for the UK government to adopt more ambitious long term carbon targets. Related articles BT: Sales from emissions-saving products top £5.2bn UK confirms September launch for world's first Zero Emission Vehicle Summit Hotting up: Government urged to lead G7 in embracing net zero target Sadiq Khan launches school air pollution crack down Net Zero? Scotland unveils ambitious new Climate Change Bill The government has already signalled it will instruct the Committee on Climate Change (CCC) t...

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