The Climate Change Act at 10: Baroness Bryony Worthington on the best thing she ever did

Madeleine Cuff
clock
Baroness Bryony Worthington | Credit: Environmental Defense Fund
Image:

Baroness Bryony Worthington | Credit: Environmental Defense Fund

BusinessGreen catches up with one of the key architects of the Climate Change Act to reflect on a decade of green achievements and frustrations

Baroness Bryony Worthington was instrumental in the creation of the UK's Climate Change Act. Working first at Friends of the Earth to develop the framework, then within the government helping to draft...

To continue reading this article...

Join BusinessGreen

  • Enjoy exclusive news, insights and analysis from Europe’s leading source of information on the green economy and business.
  • Make smart, responsible business decisions with an eye on the latest regulatory and tech developments
  • Stay in the know with our overnight briefing, expertly curated help you run a competitive and sustainable business
  • Tap into our extensive archive of exclusive articles, news, analysis and guides
  • Choose from 3 paid membership levels or start a 7-day no strings trial

Join nowTry 7 day trial

 

Already a BusinessGreen member?

Login

More on Legislation

Global Briefing: China suspends climate talks with US over Taiwan stand-off

Global Briefing: China suspends climate talks with US over Taiwan stand-off

Fall out from Nancy Pelosi's visit to Taipei hits international climate talks, Australia's climate bill advances, and all the biggest green business stories from around the world

BusinessGreen staff
clock 05 August 2022 • 8 min read
How business can help win an historic climate victory

How business can help win an historic climate victory

Bill Weihl argues US corporates have a huge opportunity to help deliver genuinely ambitious climate-focused legislation

Bill Weihl, GreenBiz.com
clock 05 August 2022 • 4 min read
Could a wind power 'bonus' help curb bills this winter?

Could a wind power 'bonus' help curb bills this winter?

Decision by Ofgem to amend Contracts for Difference cap allowance has paved the way for wind farms to help trim £25 off energy bills from this October

clock 05 August 2022 • 4 min read