The challenge of climate change can only be met through the fundamental redesign and transformation of our energy system. Our reliance on fossil fuels for energy is hampering international efforts to reduce carbon dioxide emissions. Our work focuses on the legal and regulatory barriers to such a transformation, and explores the tools that will achieve a rapid decarbonisation of our economies.

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    Trump signs executive order rolling back Obama era climate protections

    The executive order will have a major impact on environmental and climate change policy in the US.

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    Lords report on UK electricity market reform leaves much to be desired

    The House of Lords Economic Affairs Select Committee last week released a report on the “Price of Power”. The report has been criticised on numerous grounds, but the common theme is that it exaggerates the price (in the broadest sense of the word) of renewable electricity.

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    House of Lords warning over Brexit and environmental laws

    Maintaining existing standards of environmental protection through the Great Repeal Bill will be an immensely difficult task.

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    Winter Package Symposium

    Join ClientEarth to explore and assess the Commission’s proposals for a new electricity market design

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