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Independent advice to government on building a low-carbon economy and preparing for climate change

6 July 2016
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6 July 2016 | Publication

A strategic approach to Carbon Capture and Storage

This is a letter to the Right Honorable Amber Rudd, Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, outlining a new strategic approach to Carbon Capture and Storage in the UK in the wake of the cancellation of the CCS Commercialisation Programme in November 2015.
30 March 2016
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30 March 2016 | Publication

Letter from Lord Deben to ECCC on shipping and aviation

This letter is from CCC Chairman Lord Deben to Angus MacNeil MP, Chair of the Energy and Climate Change (ECC) Select Committee providing further information about emissions from shipping and aviation.
15 March 2016
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15 March 2016 | Publication

Letter from Lord Krebs to Defra on UKCP18 climate projections

This letter is in response to a request for advice on the next set of UK climate projections, called UKCP18, in particular on how well the projections will meet the needs of end users, including to inform the next UK Climate Change Risk Assessment report, due in 2022.
24 February 2016
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24 February 2016 | Publication

Use of offset credits to meet the third carbon budget

A letter from Lord Deben to the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change advising on the use of offset credits to meet the third carbon budget (2018-2022).
22 February 2016
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22 February 2016 | Publication

Letter from Lord Krebs to Elizabeth Truss MP on water abstraction

Lord Krebs, Chair of the Adaptation Sub-Committee, has written to the Secretary of State, Elizabeth Truss MP, to offer the Committee's support for the Government's proposed water abstraction reforms set out in January 2016.
12 February 2016
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12 February 2016 | Publication

Response to 2015 progress report from UK Regulators Network

The Chair of the UK Regulators Network (UKRN), Cathryn Ross, has written to the Committee on Climate Change. The letter comes in response to the Adaptation Sub-Committee's (ASC) 2015 progress report to Parliament. The ASC's report included a recommendation directed at the UKRN.