Setting science-based 1.5 degree targets sends demand signals to the market for innovation and increased provision of low carbon alternatives, argues Gabrielle Ginér, Head of Environmental Sustainability at BT, ahead of the release of the IPCC's report on 1.5 degrees.
Decarbonising the EU's economy before 2050 will require greatly intensified ambition across all sectors, argues Danielle Lane, UK Country Manager at Vattenfall.
The EU needs a stable pipeline of investable green infrastructure projects to deliver its environmental commitments in a way that is timely, affordable and creates new economic opportunities, argues Nick Molho, Executive Director at the Aldersgate Group.
Will Tricker, Policy Officer at the Aldersgate Group, considers what further support is needed from government to ensure UK businesses are best placed to accelerate the transition to zero emission vehicles.
Well-designed and ambitious environmental regulations will allow the EU to decarbonise its economy and boost the competitiveness of its businesses, and should play a key role in the next Commission’s priorities, argues Nick Molho, Executive Director at the Aldersgate Group.
Sarah Williams, Public Affairs Manager at the Aldersgate Group, reviews the framing of the Group's recent response to the government’s environmental principles and governance consultation.
Alistair Taylor of RSPB and Martin Casey of CEMEX comment on the government's proposals for the upcoming Environment Bill, arguing for several key principles to deliver clear, long-term environmental governance.