Top corporates call on Prime Minister to demonstrate climate leadership

Businesses including Unilever, Anglian Water, EDF, Tesco, Sky, Coca-Cola European Partners have said present action on climate change is insufficient to protect the environment

Top corporate firms including Unilever, Anglian Water, EDF, Tesco, Sky, Coca-Cola European Partners have called on Prime Minister Boris Johnson to demonstrate strong climate leadership with a clear government strategy.

The businesses, which form the Prince of Wales's Corporate Leaders Group (CLG), have said present action on climate change is insufficient to protect the environment and "allow for a prosperous future" and have stressed the government must engage all parts of society to change this.

The CLG says the scale and pace of change must be stepped up across a number of carbon-intensive sectors, including buildings, transport, electricity, industry, land use and agriculture.

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