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David Kennedy, Chief Executive of the Committee on Climate Change, is today advising Danish climate change experts on the successful implementation of a Climate Change Act.
Following the recent extreme episodes of flooding, Lord Krebs, Chairman of the Adaptation Sub-Committee (ASC) has written to Owen Paterson MP advising on the preparation of a sustainable, long-term plan to address the risk of flooding for the Somerset Levels and Moors.
The Committee on Climate Change has today launched a call for evidence in order to identify relevant published information of the risks and opportunities to the UK from climate change. The evidence will inform the Government’s next Climate Change Risk Assessment.
The Department of Energy and Climate Change today published its findings with regards to the CCC's first triennial review.
The Committee on Climate Change (CCC) today advised that there has been no change in the circumstances upon which the fourth carbon budget (2023 – 2027) was originally set in 2011 that would justify a lowering of ambition.
The Government today announced a package of measures aimed at reducing the costs of energy efficiency policies and their cost impacts on energy bills.
Committee on Climate Change assessment of science and international circumstances reinforces existing fourth carbon budget – 07 November 2013
The Committee on Climate Change (CCC) today advised that there has been no significant change in the climate science, international and EU circumstances on which the fourth carbon budget (2023 – 2027) was set in 2011.
During the Adaptation Sub-Committee's recent launch of the report 'Managing the land in a changing climate', Richard Benyon (Minister for the Natural Environment and Fisheries), lent his support to the work of the Adaptation Sub Committee.
Lord Krebs invited to speak at the International Conference on Climate Change Adaptation, Beijing – July 2013
Lord Krebs, Chair of the Adaption Sub-Committee was invited to speak in China at the Adapting to Climate Change (ACCC) International Conference on Climate Change Adaptation this month.
Farming practices must change to maintain UK food production in more extreme climate say Government advisers on climate change – 10 July 2013
Climate change presents a risk to the supply of important goods and services from the land, says a new report published today by the Government’s advisers on climate change adaptation.