UK MPs call for extra £30bn to aid green recovery from Covid-19

Cross-party group calls for ‘faster, further, fairer’ action to tackle climate and nature crisisCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageThe UK needs to invest an additional £30bn a year in shovel-ready green projects to create jobs, energise the post-lockdown economy and put the country back on track to achieve its climate targets, a new cross-party commission recommends.In the most detailed blueprint to date for a green recovery from Covid-19, it also advises the government to make an initial down payment of £5bn into a national “just transition fund” that would support the regions likely to be worst affected by… Source – Full Article https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/may/27/uk-green-recovery-covid-19-mps-climate-nature