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CCC seeks new Committee Members

21 August 2015

The UK Government and the Devolved Administrations are seeking to appoint two new members to serve on the Committee on Climate Change, focusing on climate and environmental science, and behavioural insights.

CCC congratulates David Kennedy on CBE

15 June 2015

The Committee on Climate Change would like to congratulate its former Chief Executive David Kennedy CBE who was awarded the Commander of the Order of the British Empire for services to the Environment in the Queen's Birthday Honours list.

Good progress but much more to do to fulfil Scotland’s ambition

24 March 2015

A new report published today by the Committee on Climate Change (CCC)  concludes that Scotland has continued to make good progress towards meeting ambitious targets to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, but that the Scottish Government will need to strengthen key policies to meet future targets.

CCC welcomes climate change agreement

16 February 2015

The Committee on Climate Change (CCC) welcomes the signing of a joint pledge by the UK's political leaders on tackling climate change.

Infrastructure Bill and UK energy mix

26 January 2015

The Committee on Climate Change has been asked to comment on aspects of the current Infrastructure Bill in its role as independent advisers to Parliament on climate budgets.

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CCC comment – 2014: A year of record-breaking temperatures

4 December 2014

Yesterday the Met Office reported that human influence is an important factor in possible global and UK temperature records. Early figures show 2014 is on course to be one of, if not the warmest, year on record both worldwide and for the UK.