Carbon Copy Articles
Over half of UK councils target net-zero by 2030
The UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) has warned that countries need to dramatically accelerate the transition to climate neutrality. By its own estimates, we have until 2030 – less than ten years – to prevent 1.5°C warming. According to Prof Mark Maslin at UCL, “The [UK’s] net-zero-carbon target is essential, but the date of 2050 is too far in the future. The UK must adopt a 2030 zero-carbon target.&...