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Rishi Sunak's Budget under delivers on climate - and it's an expensive mistake

1 month ago   |   By Metro

Yet climate and nature weren't mentioned once in the Budget speech (Picture: TOLGA AKMEN/POOL/AFP via Getty Images)
This was the last budget before the UK hosts the COP climate summit in November.
The last budget before the G7 summit, which we are told will see the UK putting climate change at the top of the agenda. And the last budget before the global biodiversity summit.
Was the Chancellor aware of this diplomatic calendar when he wrote his Budget speech? Because this was his chance to show that the Government's claims of ‘world leadership' on climate actually mean something and are...
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