A Stocktake of Legal Research on the United Kingdom’s Climate Change Act: Present Understandings, Future Opportunities

Thomas Muinzer, Gavin Little

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Abstract

When the UK Parliament ’ s Climate Change Act 2008 (CCA) was passed into law it was the first time a country employed national framework legislation to impose economy-wide legally binding long-term emissions reduction targets upon itself in the interest of combating climate change.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationEuropean Energy Law Report
EditorsMartha M. Roggenkamp, Catherine Banet
Place of PublicationUnited Kingdom
PublisherIntersentia
ChapterXIII
Pages421-442
Number of pages22
ISBN (Print)9781780689500
Publication statusPublished - 31 Jan 2020

Publication series

NameEuropean Energy Law Report
PublisherIntersentia

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    Muinzer, T., & Little, G. (2020). A Stocktake of Legal Research on the United Kingdom’s Climate Change Act: Present Understandings, Future Opportunities. In M. M. Roggenkamp, & C. Banet (Eds.), European Energy Law Report (pp. 421-442). (European Energy Law Report). Intersentia.