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'Make-or-break moment': Why business, unions, and campaigners are united in urging government to fix faltering climate strategy

The CBI, the TUC, and Green Alliance are all issuing much the same message: the government has just weeks left to deliver a genuinely credible net zero plan It is not every day that you find that the UK's biggest business group, most influential trade union bosses, seasoned policy experts, and protestors... go to Article >

Make or break? Why the UK's energy crisis response could prove 'critical' to net zero agenda

10 Days ago Finance Source:

Institute for Government urges government to ensure it prioritises net zero agenda in its efforts to tackle the twin energy and cost of living crises The government's response to the current energy and living standards... read more

Government urged to review climate policies to help deliver on Glasgow Climate Pact

47 Days ago Finance Source:

A coalition of top business groups, unions, and environmental leaders have written a letter to Boris Johnson calling for a renewed cross-government push to strengthen the UK's national climate action plan in support of the Glasgow... read more

Businesses must rise to fill the gap in climate change leadership

87 Days ago Finance Source:

Companies have a part to play in ambitious climate action — not least because it increasingly makes strong economic sense, writes UN Global Compact CEO Sanda Ojiambo With just days to go until COP26, businesses... read more

'This is a crucial 12 months': CCC demands stronger UK net zero efforts in 2022

52 Days ago Finance Source:

The Climate Change Committee delivers its verdict on COP26, but will the UK government heed its advice for the coming 'crucial' year ahead? The UK government must focus on strengthening the detail and delivery of its... read more

'On the winning camp': The business guide to COP26 and why it matters

102 Days ago Finance Source:

To kick off BusinessGreen's new COP26 Hub, Alister Doyle provides an insiders' guide on everything business leaders should know about this autumn's 'Summit to save the world' In 1992, US President George H. W. Bush joined... read more

'Climate breakdown has already begun': Green figures react to IPCC's landmark climate warning

167 Days ago Finance Source:

Roundup of reaction from politicians, NGOs, and business figures as the world's top climate scientists serve up latest evidence on scale of potential climate cataclysm ahead Today the world's leading climate scientists... read more

Keeping 1.5C alive: Is COP26 on track to deliver on its goals?

95 Days ago Finance Source:

The Glasgow Climate Summit is unlikely to bring the world into line with the Paris Agreement's goals, but there is growing optimism it can deliver a lot more than 'blah, blah, blah' The COP26 Climate Summit in Glasgow... read more

'Increasingly frustrated': PM castigates world leaders for inadequate climate commitments

125 Days ago Finance Source:

Speaking at the UN General Assembly, Boris Johnson urges nations to step up their climate finance and emissions pledges ahead of COP26, predicting that in the future 'the only great powers will be green powers' Prime... read more