While by no means a silver bullet, there is a strong free market case for taxing emissions.
Posts Tagged: Climate change
Greig Baker: I’ve been a Conservative member for the past 20 years – but vaccine passports have pushed me to my limit
I just can’t feel comfortable with these proposals – let alone summon the will to go out and try to convince voters of them.
Simply letting the target impose steep costs on ordinary households might please the Treasury, but would be politically toxic.
It would be better to move diagnosis and treatment of healthcare problems away from hospitals, among other steps.
Leading by example is all well and good. Impoverishing yourself in order to make a point, not so much.
The more radical his plans are, the more resistance there will be. But one can’t serve up a municipal omelette without breaking eggs.
Here’s how we combine climate action and nature regeneration with fairness and levelling up.
Local leaders must be given the power to take greater responsibility in achieving net zero.
Benedict McAleenan: No, Greta, we don’t need Absolute Zero. We need Net Zero – with its negative emissions.
A recent report launching a new coalition explains why we need new technologies that will deliver these at scale.
The second piece in a mini-series on ConHome this week on Net Zero and climate change.
The first piece in a mini-series on ConHome this week on Net Zero and climate change.
With 130 million girls out of school before the pandemic hit, urgent and systemic change is needed.
After three by-elections and before tomorrow’s Covid announcement, here are five big challenges for Johnson
The further the act of leaving the EU recedes, the more 2019’s Tory voters will move on – as two recent by-elections reminded us.
Paula Higgins: British homeowners are vital to reaching net zero. But we must ensure climate targets are achievable for them.
There are dozens of policies, tax changes and other levers that government can pull to climate proof our homes.
Finding cost-effective solutions is one of the biggest challenges we face as a country over the next decade.