governance

Last chance to review IPCC Special Report drafts on land, ocean and ice

Following closely behind its Special Report on Global Warming of 1.5˚C, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) is now finalising two other Special Reports, on Climate and Land, and Ocean and Cryosphere in a Changing Climate, for publication in 2019.  The ‘second order drafts’ (near-final versions) of these reports are now open for expert… Read more Last chance to review IPCC Special Report drafts on land, ocean and ice

UK net-zero by 2050 – or before? Advice to government now in prep

Next March, the Committee on Climate Change (CCC) will deliver its advice to the government on the UK’s long-term reduction targets for greenhouse gas emissions. In particular, whether national strategy should match – or exceed – the EU target for a carbon-neutral economy by 2050.  Such increase in UK ambition would be fully consistent with… Read more UK net-zero by 2050 – or before? Advice to government now in prep