Emissions Performance Standards Inquiry

07 October 2010

Committee to hold first evidence session in its "Emissions Performance Standards" inquiry.


On Tuesday 12 October, Committee Room 17

At 10.15 am

  • Lord Turner, Chair, and Dr David Kennedy, Chief Executive, Committee on Climate Change
  • Professor Jon Gibbins, Edinburgh University

At 11.15 am

  • Nick Molho, Head of Energy Policy, WWF
  • Simon Skillings, Senior Associate, E3G
  • Chris Littlecott, Senior Policy Advisor, Green Alliance.

The session will cover a broad range of issues to include:

  • Why an emissions performance standard (EPS) might be needed in the UK
  • How an EPS could be designed in order to be most effective
  • How an EPS could fit in with other reforms to the electricity market
  • Whether an EPS could influence international efforts to tackle climate change

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