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Drive to improve housing can bring unintended consequences
11 April 2014
The UK is one of only a handful of countries that has put in place legally binding targets to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 80% by 2050, relative to 1990 levels. How the country intends to go about meeting these targets is another matter entirely, says Clive Shrubsole (UCL Bartlett) in The Conversation.