MINISTERS are being urged to cut the national speed limit to 55mph
Yorkshire Labour MP Colin Challen, who chairs a Commons group on climate change, says domestic flights should also be phased out by the end of next year alongside a massive expansion of home insulation programmes and investment in public transport
The Independent Committee on Climate Change has already found that 1.4million tonnes of carbon emissions could be saved in the UK if the current speed limit was obeyed.
Friday, 27 November 2009
Speeding and carbon emissions
Posted by freewheeler at 09:14
Labels: impending climate catastrophe, speeding, statistics