‘Standing By Is Not an Option:’ U.K. Is the First G7 Country to Commit to a ‘Net-Zero’ Emissions Target

For one of her last acts as prime minister, Theresa May chose to address climate change. On Wednesday, the outgoing U.K. leader is expected to pass into law legislation on a target to lower the U.K.’s emissions to “net-zero” by 2050, following advice earlier this year from the government’s Committee on Climate Change. The targets […]