In a speech to the CBI yesterday, the U.K.’s Enterprise Secretary Alok Sharma phone calls on organizations to “build back again greener”. To be reasonable to politicians, this is just one space the place the U.K. has accomplished fairly perfectly more than the very last couple of decades. As he says: “Over the last 30 years, the U.K. economic system grew by 75%, and still we also minimize our emissions by 43%. We were the very first key financial state to legislate for achieving Net Zero emissions by 2050.”
In the similar speech, Sharma expressed his hope that enterprises “take gain of the immediate possibilities this inexperienced agenda delivers, as we recover from the COVID pandemic.” But what additional can the Govt itself do to assist this aspiration?
As luck would have it, we have a report just out with