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21 February 2019
News stories
21 February 2019 | News stories

UK homes unfit for the challenges of climate change, CCC says

Government must act now to improve the quality of UK homes to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and to safeguard our comfort, health and wellbeing as the climate changes, the Committee on Climate Change (CCC) says today.
21 February 2019
Publication
21 February 2019 | Publication

UK housing: Fit for the future?

This report, by the Committee on Climate Change and its Adaptation Committee, assesses whether the UK's housing stock is adequately prepared for the challenges of climate change.
13 February 2019
Publication
13 February 2019 | Publication

The future of UK aviation: Letter from Lord Deben to Chris Grayling

This is a letter from CCC Chairman, Lord Deben, to the Secretary of State for Transport, the Rt Hon Chris Grayling MP, about the future of UK aviation. The letter sets out the Committee's views on the Government's recently published consultation, Aviation 2050 - the future of UK aviation. 
8 February 2019
Publication
8 February 2019 | Publication

Reducing emissions in Northern Ireland

In this report, the Committee sets out how Northern Ireland can reduce its greenhouse gas emissions between now and 2030 in order to meet UK-wide climate change targets.
11 January 2019
Blogs
11 January 2019 | Blogs

Chris Stark: 2019 promises some of the most important work we’ve ever produced

A very happy new year from the CCC. In 2018 we celebrated the tenth anniversary of the Climate Change Act, which established the Committee on Climate Change. As we enter our second decade, we’re in rude health. 2019 promises some of the most important work we’ve ever produced.
12 December 2018
Publication
12 December 2018 | Publication

Bioenergy Call for Evidence report

This report summarises the responses received to a Call for Evidence the Committee on Climate Change ran in late 2017 and early 2018 to inform its 'Biomass in a low-carbon economy' report.