Reponses

Green House contributors have regularly written responses to government policy consultations, submitted evidence to government committee inquiries.

Jonathan Essex

Response to 'Jet Zero'- Strategy for net zero aviation

Jonathan Essex's response to the government's Department of Transport consultation on achieving net zero within aviation by 2050.



Green House Think Tank

Open Letter to the Committee on Climate Change

The following letter was sent to Lord Deben and Chris Stark (Chair and Chief Exec) of the Committee on Climate Change on the 10th December 2020.



Peter Sims

Evidence to the Aviation Strategy consultation

Peter Sim's submission of evidence to the government's Department of Transport Aviation strategy consultation.



Green House Think Tank

Evidence to Committee on Climate Change for Building a zero-carbon economy

This document contains the evidence provided by Green House to the Committee on Climate Change (CCC) in relation to building a zero-carbon economy.



Victor Anderson

Environmental Principles and governance after EU Exit

Environmental protection is one of the many areas of life that will change if Brexit goes ahead. The Government has promised a new ‘Environment Watchdog’, and there will be a new Environment Bill. This is Green House's response to the Government’s consultation document.



Victor Anderson

Evidence to DEFRA consultation on Environmental Principles and Governance after EU Exit

Victor Anderson's submission to the government's Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs consultation document  ‘Environmental Principles and Governance After the United Kingdom Leaves the European Union' This consultation aimed to gather evidence on How environmental principles should be embedded into law, public policy-making and delivery What functions and powers



Anne Chapman

Evidence for the Environmental Audit Committee inquiry: Heatwaves, adapting to climate change

We need community-level responses to identify vulnerable people, communicate what they can do to stay cool and ensure that people check they are coping with the heat. The dangers of heat waves needs to be communicated



Green House Think Tank

Evidence to the Parliamentary Committee on Political and Constitutional Reform

The Political and Constitutional Reform Committee held an inquiry looking at the future of devolution in the United Kingdom. The Committee will be considering how devolution should be taken forward in Scotland, and whether England, Wales and Northern Ireland should be offered further devolution



Jonathan Essex

Inquiry into Green Finance by the Environmental Audit Committee

In our evidence, written by Molly Scott Cato and Jonathan Essex, we suggested using an Energy Return on Energy Invested measure to assess whether an investment is green, and a much greater emphasis on public and co-operative financing of green infrastructure.



Molly Scott Cato

Green Economy Inquiry: Environmental Audit Committee

Green House's response to the Environmental Audit Committee’s inquiry into the Green Economy.