The committee is chaired by The Rt Hon. the Lord Deben. It is made up of experts in the fields of:
- climate change
- behavioural science
The committee is responsible for setting the vision and strategic direction of the organisation. It provides independent, expert advice about reducing greenhouse gas emissions to UK and devolved governments and parliaments in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. The committee ensures the organisation uses public funds responsibly.
Committee members have a duty to:
- act impartially and objectively
- avoid conflicts of interest