28 Feb '17, 4am

CBI: New 'mindset' needed to deliver effective Emissions Reduction Plan

The CBI has this week published a major new report calling on the government to ensure its upcoming Emissions Reduction Plan provides a "clear and long-term framework" so businesses can invest in delivering the low carbon infrastructure and business models that will be at the heart of the UK's economy in the coming decades. The government is currently working on a long-awaited Emissions Reduction Plan which will set out how Ministers intend to meet the UK's legally binding carbon budgets for the late 2020s and early 2030s. Related articles CBI: New 'mindset' needed to deliver effective Emissions Reduction Plan Committee on Climate Change: Carbon targets do not harm competitiveness CCC Carbon Budget Report: The reaction Business giants back calls for power decarbonisation target The fifth carbon budget, which was approved by government last summer, requires the UK to slash ...

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