Five ways the UK can become a global leader in green jobs

Madeleine Cuff
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Five ways the UK can become a global leader in green jobs

Low-carbon business can create jobs and support Britain's post-Brexit economy, according to the UK's leading trade union body

The green economy could support Britain's economy post-Brexit and create thousands of green jobs, according to a new report released on Friday by the Trades Union Congress (TUC), which represents the majority...

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