BusinessGreen runs down all the green business news from Budget 2012
It is being trailed as one of the most politically significant Budgets of recent years. But while the debate rages over cuts to the 50p tax rate and the effectiveness of the government's deficit-reduction strategy, green business leaders will also be expecting significant news on the future direction of the UK's low carbon economy.
BusinessGreen runs down all the green news from Budget 2012.
White House announces series of initiatives to boost the number of electric vehicle charging stations across the US
Paris deal now likely to take effect before end of 2017, as UN invites countries to special ratification event in September
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