25 Aug '11, 12pm

Ever felt fobbed-off by politicians on climate change? It's time to demand better answers #DT @wwwfoecouk

Thank you for responding to over 10,000 Friends of the Earth supporters who contacted your department, asking for advice for councils from the independent Committee on Climate Change. You say you think people 'will appreciate that in this tight financial climate' advice for councils may not be possible. To be honest, I don't. I want my local council to do its bit on climate change - like you I think council action is 'vital'. Spending a relatively tiny sum of money will create clarity for councils about what scale and type of action they need to take. I understand that you haven't made a decision yet. You have the opportunity to make a real difference by unlocking local green potential. Please seize that opportunity.

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