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Government response to 2015 progress report

This set of three documents comprises the Government’s response to the Committee’s 2015 progress report, ‘Reducing emissions and preparing for climate change.’ The first volume (summary) is available to download above.

The mitigation response addresses the CCC’s 35 detailed recommendations on progress towards meeting carbon budgets. It covers the following sectors: power, industry, buildings, transport, waste and F gas, agriculture, forestry and land use.

The adaptation response addresses the ASC’s 36 detailed recommendations on preparing for the impacts of climate change. It covers activity relating to flooding and drainage, infrastructure resilience, overheating, emergency response, agriculture, the natural environment, business and local government.