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“UK Outlines Flawed ‘Low Carbon Transition Plan'”

2009

Andy Rowell on the Oil Change blog

After twelve years in power the British Labour government yesterday outlined what it has deemed a “low carbon transition plan”.

Coopting language from the growing Transition Town movement is a crafty tactic by the British government that is promising to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 34% by 2020 with 80% cut by 2050.

Let’s get the positives out of the way – The announcement is meant to be a belated catch-up by Britain to lead the world in the renewable revolution away from fossil fuels.

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