No-deal Brexit threatens European climate action, business warns

Any Brexit deal between the EU and the UK should contain a Climate and Energy Chapter as settling for a “more conventional” free trade agreement would risk undermining efforts to implement the COP21 deal to limit global warming, businesses including Unilever and EDF have warned

Theresa May
Business groups have written to UK prime minister Theresa May and European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker

Any Brexit deal between the EU and the UK should contain a Climate and Energy Chapter as settling for a “more conventional” free trade agreement would risk undermining efforts to implement the COP21 deal to limit global warming, business groups warned on Tuesday.

Please sign in or register to continue.

Sign in to continue reading

Having trouble signing in?

Contact Customer Support at
report@ends.co.uk
or call 020 8267 8120

Subscribe for full access

or Register for limited access

Already subscribe but don't have a password?
Activate your web account here