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Climate squad launched – 5 June 2009

5 June 2009

A £1.5 million youth environment programme called Climate Squad was launched today by the Bank of America, Charitable Foundation, v– the National Young Volunteers Service and Global Action Plan.

The Politics of Climate Change – 5 June 2009

5 June 2009

Politicians, including ex-Prime Minister Tony Blair, business leaders and climate change experts, came together at the London School of Economics last week to discuss how a low-carbon economy could be built in the UK.

Gordon Murray Design visit – 3 June 2009

3 June 2009

Members of the CCC’s secretariat recently visited car designer and engineer, Gordon Murray, whose British company is designing a new low emissions city car.

Carbon budgets now require an ambitious roadmap to meet them – 24 April 2009

24 April 2009

Baroness Wilcox, Opposition Spokesperson for Energy and Climate Change chaired a lively seminar event this morning, where delegates discussed how the ambitious targets set in the Carbon Budgets this week, will be met. Keynote speaker David Kennedy, Chief Executive of the CCC, set out the committee’s recommendations, which if met by Government action, will see the UK leading globally in the fight against climate change.