The UK’s commitment to zero carbon by 2050 and the preceding Climate Emergency Declaration represent a change to policy. More significantly, they represent a change to the narrative by centering attention on the catastrophic emergency that climate change poses as well as the profound challenge of addressing it.
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Pancost, R., Rogelj, J., Scoones, I., Haigh, J. D., Whitmarsh, L., Fankhauser, S. and Williams, J. (2019) 'The Pathway toward a Net-Zero-Emissions Future', One Earth Voices, doi:10.1016/j.oneear.2019.07.001