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25 June 2013

Letter: CCC evidence to House of Commons Science and Technology Committee


We submitted a letter to the Science and Technology Select Committee inquiry into what the public understand about climate, where people look for their information and how that may impact climate change policy.

31 May 2013

Analysis of the air quality impacts of potential CCC scenarios (by Imperial)

Supporting research

This report was commissioned from Imperial College London by the Committee on Climate Change. It supports the Fourth Carbon Budget Review – part 2. The report provides detail about the air quality impacts of three scenarios and explores the air quality impacts of changes in the agricultural sector.

23 May 2013

Next steps on Electricity Market Reform


This report shows that there is a clear benefit in committing to invest in low-carbon generation through the 2020s. The Government recently published a package of measures which would support investment in low-carbon technologies in the years up to 2020.

24 April 2013

Reducing the UK’s carbon footprint and managing competitiveness risks


This report finds that there is a need to cut imported emissions as well as those produced in the UK. Imported emissions have grown in line with incomes, and reflecting the low share of manufacturing in UK GDP.

This report examines both the size of UK’s carbon footprint and the impact of low-carbon policies on UK competitiveness. It aims to provide a more complete picture of our contribution to climate change and help shape the future of climate change policy.

17 April 2013

Current and future lifecycle emissions of key low-carbon technologies and alternatives

Supporting research

This is a report supporting Reducing the UK’s carbon footprint and managing competitiveness risks (April 2013).

The supporting research considers the life-cycle of emissions of key low-carbon technologies.

1 April 2013

Corporate plan for 2013-2016

Corporate plan, report and accounts

The Committee’s corporate plans set out our current and future work objectives and priorities.

12 March 2013

Reducing emissions in Scotland – 2013 progress report


This is our second report on Scotland’s progress towards meeting emission reduction targets, as requested by Scottish Ministers under the Climate Change (Scotland) Act 2009.