Piers Forster1. Woods. Feed in auctions or emission trading scheme for new woods to make the polluter pay: fossil fuel companies and airlines as prime targets. Additional govt. funding needed to ensure trees in cities and uplands get planted for multiple benefits
The UK has committed to becoming a Net Zero economy by 2050. Meeting that goal requires a transformation in land use across the UK. Government must confront the rapid changes that are now needed, the Committee on Climate Change (CCC) says in its...
Piers ForsterMoving from net-zero targets to their delivery. Spending £1.4bn a year of largely private money to deliver a net zero pathway for land-use and over £4bn of benefits (excl. additional biodiversity increases).
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