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In brief... A Global Apollo Programme to tackle climate change
Richard Layard
July 2015
Paper No' CEPCP444:
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CentrePiece 20 (1) Summer 2015


Tags: climate change; clean energy; government policy; renewables; r&d

Leading thinkers across the worlds of science, public service and academia have launched a new global programme to combat climate change. Richard Layard outlines their proposal for big public investment in research that will dramatically reduce the costs of clean energy.

This article summarises A Global Apollo Programme to Tackle Climate Change by David King, John Browne, Richard Layard, Gus O’Donnell, Martin Rees, Nicholas Stern and Adair Turner.