Planning reform is here, but where's net zero?

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In its current form, the Levelling Up and Regeneration Bill misses a major opportunity to align the national planning system with climate goals, writes the UK Green Building Council (UKGBC)’s Philip Box

"The planning system will be reformed". It was a small, seemingly innocent sentence in the Queen's Speech. Yet it is one with big implications for delivering net zero. After the government's previous...

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