Originally posted: https://news.google.com/rss/articles/CBMiUmh0dHBzOi8vbmV3c3Jvb20uY28ubnovMjAyNC8wNy8xMS9nb3Zlcm5tZW50LWFjY3VzZWQtb2YtYnJlYWNoaW5nLXplcm8tY2FyYm9uLWFjdC_SAQA?oc=5

The Government is breaching the Zero Carbon Act by ignoring the legally binding emissions reduction plan without following proper processes to change it, activist group Lawyers for Climate Action has alleged.

The first emissions reduction plan was implemented by the Labour government in 2022 and it covers the period 2022 to 2025. A second plan, which will cover 2026 to 2030, is due to be consulted on by the new Government in the coming days.


Subscribe to continue reading

  • Unlimited access Newsroom Pro articles
  • Bonus subscription for colleague or a friend
  • Exclusive subscriber-only emails
  • Access to post and read comments on articles
  • A daily morning email of news and insights curated by Newsroom Pro editorial team

Corporate subscriptions also available