'Haven't got a clue': Lords slam government over 'critical gaps' in net zero plans

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'Haven't got a clue': Lords slam government over 'critical gaps' in net zero plans

Lords Committee warns government still have not provided the policy clarity required to mobilise investment in crucial low carbon infrastructure

The government has today faced the second highly critical report of its Net Zero Strategy from a parliamentary committee inside a week, after the House of Lords Industry and Regulators Committee followed...

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