Monthly Archives: January 2014

  • Carbon Reduction Case against Dutch Government-Similar Cases in UK to Follow.

    18th Jan 2014

    The Dutch NGO Urgenda has issued legal proceedings against the Dutch Government for failing to implement policies that will achieve a 40% reduction of carbon levels by 2020 (based on 1990 carbon figures) rather than the current 20% target. The letter before action can be accessed here: The pleadings will be posted on this website once they have been translated into English. Interestingly, the best available science demands an immediate global reduction of carbon of 6% annually with extensive tree …

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