Explainers: Climate change and the UK
What the UK is doing to reduce its carbon emissions and how climate change will impact on the country.
- What is the 2008 Climate Change Act?
- What are Britain’s carbon budgets?
- Extreme weather and climate change: is there a link?
- What are the potential impacts of climate change for the UK?
- How well is the UK doing in cutting its emissions?
- How important is offshore wind energy to the UK?
- What are gas prices in the UK and how do they affect bills?
- What is the UK’s Climate Change Risk Assessment (CCRA)?
- How much shale gas is there in the UK and what is the status of fracking?
- What is gas’s role in the energy mix in the UK and what is the Government’s strategy on gas?