'Embrace low carbon transition', CCC chief advises business

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CCC CEO Chris Stark speaking at the BusinessGreen Leader's Briefing on Net Zero Transport
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CCC CEO Chris Stark speaking at the BusinessGreen Leader's Briefing on Net Zero Transport

Chief executive of Climate Change Committee Chris Stark tells business leaders to 'take the leap' on decarbonisation ahead of net zero report publication

Businesses should "embrace" the low-carbon transition and start investing now to prepare for the decarbonisation of the UK's economy, the chief executive of the government's climate watchdog said today....

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