Minutes of CCC meeting, 13 July 2018

Agenda and minutes of the Committee on Climate Change meeting on 13 July 2018 in Edinburgh.

Topics discussed included:

  • the CCC’s potential scope of work following the Government’s request for advice on the UK’s long-term targets
  • how cities are central to solving Scotland’s emissions problems and they could become exemplars for integrated policy making (e.g. transport)
  • how economy-wide action is needed to reduce overall emissions in Scotland, including the important the role of citizens, businesses and technology
  • measures that could reduce agricultural emissions in Scotland and the potential for future regulation
  • an update on the bioenergy review report