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Chris Huhne sets out UK ambition for Durban climate talks: EU must lead way & commit to…

Chris Huhne sets out UK ambition for Durban climate talks 24 November 2011 Commenting on a speech given today (24 November 2011) by Energy and Climate Change Secretary Chris Huhne, setting out the UK's negotiating position for the UN climate talks starting on Monday in Durban, South Africa, Friends of the Earth's Executive Director Andy Atkins said: "Chris Huhne is right to recognise the urgency of tackling climate change - from our balmy British autumn to the devastating flooding in Pakistan, global warming is playing havoc with the world's weather systems and putting millions of lives in danger. "We're pleased the UK is committed to achieving legally-binding emissions cuts under an extension to the Kyoto Protocol, but if we're going to protect people from dangerous climate change and boost British jobs, we need agreement quickly - and by 2015 at the latest. "The EU must ...

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