Climate Change Committee (CCC) chief executive Chris Stark has stepped down after six years of advising the government on climate issues.
The former Prime Minister Theresa May has called on the food and drink sector to do more to tackle modern slavery throughout their supply chains.
From questions around the oil industry (owing to the Prime Minister’s expansion of drilling), to concerns around changing leadership in the government and whether she’ll listen to scientists, she faces a tough job.
Claire Coutinho is the fresh Secretary of State for Energy Security and Net Zero.
Claire Coutinho has been appointed as the new Secretary of State for energy security and net zero.
At least 60 people have applied to head the Climate Change Committee (CCC), replacing outgoing chair Lord Deben.
The Chair of the Bank of England’s Residential Property Forum Jackie Bennett OBE has joined climate risk data analytics organisation Climate X.