UK Youth Climate Coalition
The UK Youth Climate Coalition (UKYCC) is a non-profit youth organisation in the United Kingdom. The organisation is run entirely by unpaid volunteers, who are all under the ages of 25. Formed in 2008...
UK Youth Climate Coalition - Wikipedia
Climate change in the United Kingdom
Climate change in the United Kingdom has been a subject of protests and controversies, and various policies have been developed to mitigate its effects. It is estimated to demand at least 80-85% emiss...
Climate change in the United Kingdom - Wikipedia
Dimmock v Secretary of State for Education and Skills
Dimmock v Secretary of State for Education and Skills was a case heard in September–October 2007 in the High Court of Justice of England and Wales, concerning the permissibility of the government prov...
Climate change in Scotland
The mitigation of anthropogenic climate change in the nation of Scotland is a matter for the devolved Scottish Parliament.
Scotland's greenhouse gas emissions only account for 10% of the UK's emis...
Climate change in Scotland - Wikipedia
Climate Change Act 2008
The Climate Change Act 2008 (c 27) is an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. The Act makes it the duty of the Secretary of State to ensure that the net UK carbon account for all six Kyoto gr...
Climate Change Act 2008 - Wikipedia
Tyndall Centre
The Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research is an organisation based in the United Kingdom that brings together scientists, economists, engineers and social scientists to 'research, assess and com...
Carbon Emission Reduction Target
The Carbon Emission Reduction Target (CERT) in the United Kingdom (formerly the Energy Efficiency Commitment) is a target imposed on the gas and electricity transporters and suppliers under Section 33...
Climate Change (Scotland) Act 2009
The Climate Change (Scotland) Act 2009 is an Act of the Scottish Parliament. The Act includes an emissions target, set for the year 2050, for a reduction of at least 80% from the baseline year, 1990. ...
Stop Climate Chaos
Stop Climate Chaos is a climate change coalition of primarily environmental and international development NGOs that was formed in September 2005. The coalition ran the I Count campaign in 2006–07 and...
Stop Climate Chaos - Wikipedia
Global Warming Policy Foundation
The Global Warming Policy Foundation (GWPF) is a think tank in the United Kingdom, whose stated aims are to challenge "extremely damaging and harmful policies" envisaged by governments to mitigate ant...
Big Ask Campaign
The Big Ask was a campaign by Friends of the Earth calling for a new climate change law in the United Kingdom and 15 other EU member states. The United Kingdom Government announced the introduction of...
Freedom of Information requests to the Climatic Research Unit
Freedom of Information requests to the Climatic Research Unit featured in press discussions of disputes over access to data from instrumental temperature records, particularly during the Climatic Res...
Climatic Research Unit
The Climatic Research Unit (CRU) is a component of the University of East Anglia and is one of the leading institutions concerned with the study of natural and anthropogenic climate change.With a staf...
Climatic Research Unit - Wikipedia
Benny Peiser
Benny Josef Peiser, born 1957, is a social anthropologist specialising in the environmental and socio-economic impact of physical activity on health. He was a senior lecturer in the School of Sport an...
Stratospheric Particle Injection for Climate Engineering
Stratospheric Particle Injection for Climate Engineering (SPICE) is a United Kingdom government-funded geoengineering research project that aims to assess the feasibility of injecting particles into t...
Stratospheric Particle Injection for Climate Engineering - Wikipedia
Greenhouse gas emissions by the United Kingdom
According to official statistics, there has been a reduction in domestic greenhouse gas emissions in the United Kingdom. These emissions are caused primarily by primary energy consumption. If indirec...
Greenhouse gas emissions by the United Kingdom - Wikipedia
UK Emissions Trading Scheme
The UK Emissions Trading Scheme was a voluntary emissions trading system created as a pilot prior to the mandatory European Union Emissions Trading Scheme which it now runs in parallel with. It ran fr...
Climate Change and Sustainable Energy Act 2006
The Climate Change and Sustainable Energy Act 2006 (c 19) is an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom which aims to boost the number of heat and electricity microgeneration installations in the ...
Climate Change and Sustainable Energy Act 2006 - Wikipedia
London Green500
The London Green500 is London mayor Boris Johnson’s pioneering carbon mentoring programme. With the aim to lead London’s top organisations to reduce carbon emissions in the capital by 60% by 2025.The ...
Energy use and conservation in the United Kingdom
Energy use in the United Kingdom stood at 37.83 MWh (3,252 kilogrammes of oil equivalent) per capita in 2010 compared to a world average of 21.54 MWh (1,852 kilogrammes of oil equivalent). In 2012, to...
Energy use and conservation in the United Kingdom - Wikipedia
United Kingdom Climate Change Programme
The United Kingdom's Climate Change Programme was launched in November 2000 by the British government in response to its commitment agreed at the 1992 United Nations Conference on Environment and Deve...