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8 August 2019

The future of carbon pricing in the UK (Vivid Economics)

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This report, by Vivid Economics, accompanies advice from the Committee on Climate Change about the future of the EU's Emissions Trading System (EU ETS).

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18 July 2019

Wood in Construction in the UK: An Analysis of Carbon Abatement Potential (BioComposites Centre)

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This report on the greenhouse gas abatement potential of increasing the use of timber in construction in the UK, led by the BioComposites Centre at Bangor University, informed the Committee on Climate Change’s 2018 report on the role of Biomass in a low-carbon economy..

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18 July 2019

Biopolymers (bio-based plastics) – An overview (JCH Industrial Ecology Ltd)

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This overview of biopolymers by Professor Callum Hill of JCH Industrial Ecology Ltd was commissioned to inform the Committee on Climate Change’s 2018 report on the role of Biomass in a low-carbon economy.

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11 July 2019

How the UK met its carbon budgets (Cambridge Econometrics)

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This report by Cambridge Econometrics was produced to support the Reducing UK emissions: 2019 Progress Report to Parliament, the Committee's annual update which assesses how well the UK is doing when it comes to reducing its greenhouse gas emissions.

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10 July 2019

Impacts of climate change on meeting Government outcomes in England (Paul Watkiss Associates)

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The Adaptation Committee contracted Paul Watkiss Associates to assess how climate change might affect the ability of Government to achieve existing policy outcomes.

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10 July 2019

Research to update the evidence base for indicators of climate-related risks and actions in England (ADAS)

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The ADAS report presents the results of work commissioned by the Committee on Climate Change to update a number of the indicators of and evidence bases on climate-related risks and actions in England.

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10 July 2019

Options for incorporating embodied and sequestered carbon into the building standards framework (AECOM)

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There is potential to reduce carbon emissions further, by expanding the framework to address and drive down the lifecycle carbon associated with buildings, incorporating both embodied and sequestered carbon. This report, produced by AECOM for the Committee on Climate Change's Biomass in a low-carbon economy report, examines the options available for doing so.

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10 July 2019

The costs and benefits of tighter standards for new buildings (Currie & Brown and AECOM)

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This report, produced by Currie & Brown and AECOM for the Committee on Climate Change, summarises the research undertaken to inform the Committee’s recommendations on new build standards.

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10 July 2019

Reducing UK emissions – 2019 Progress Report to Parliament

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This is the Committee's annual report to Parliament, assessing progress in reducing UK emissions over the past year. It finds that UK action to curb greenhouse gas emissions is lagging behind what is needed to meet legally-binding emissions targets.

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10 July 2019

Progress in preparing for climate change – 2019 Progress Report to Parliament

Progress reports, Report

This report sets out the Adaptation Committee’s latest assessment of progress in preparing for climate change in England, and provides a first evaluation of the Government’s second National Adaptation Programme.