everyone’s business

Climate Change – Everyone’s Business

Tackling Climate Change is now an urgent and shared national priority for businesses, consumers and government together according to a report released on Monday. Senior representatives from every major British business sector came together to assess and identify the threats posed by climate change and to develop an action plan to tackle the challenges. The CBI’s Climate Change Task Force report is the result of 10 months work by Chief Executives and Chairmen of some of Britain’s biggest companies. Heading the team was BT Chief Exec, Ben Verwaayen. The analysis of whether the UK can hit its carbon targets by 2020 are deemed unlikely but to reach the goals set for 2050 is certainly achievable but only if urgent action is taken to act sooner rather than later. By acting quickly th... »