The Guardian view on climate and the budget: Sunak fails the green test | Editorial

By failing to plan for a low-carbon recovery, the chancellor has revealed his lack of visionThe absence of green measures was not the only sense in which this week’s budget was a missed opportunity. The failure to address social care was another sign that the government is far more interested in short-term point-scoring than forward planning. But it is hugely disappointing that the chancellor, Rishi Sunak, did not choose to make the environment a big theme of this pandemic budget, all the more so in light of the UK’s crucial role as host of the upcoming Cop26 climate talks in… Source – Full Article https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2021/mar/04/the-guardian-view-on-climate-and-the-budget-sunak-fails-the-green-test