Planning overhaul ‘crucial’ to climate change

15 September 2021

Changes to planning should be a priority in the fight against climate change, MPs have been told.

Lord Deben, chairman of the Climate Change Committee, said ‘planning seems absolutely crucial’ as he addressed the Housing Communities and Local Government Committee today.

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