Call to ‘sue UK ministers’ over climate
Prof Sir David King, the UK government’s former chief scientist, is supporting a legal case forcing ministers to shrink carbon emissions to zero by 2050. King asserts that the UK government knows the 80% target cut behind that plan was too weak. He told the BBC that: “This is crazy,” The government knows very well what needs to be done – but it isn’t doing it.”
Sir David King’s warning indicates that despite recent progress, action and low carbon Innovation to adapt to our changing climate ris vital..