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Committee on Climate Change recommends that the UK should commit to a 60 percent cut in emissions by 2030 as a contribution to global efforts to combat climate change

December 7th, 2010 by Committee on Climate Change

The Committee on Climate Change today recommended a carbon budget for 2023-27 and a target for emissions reductions in 2030 – halfway between now and 2050. The recommended target for 2030, to cut emissions by 60% relative to 1990 levels (46% relative to current levels), would then require a 62% emissions reduction from 2030 to […]