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Clifford Chance


UK Net Zero Strategy ruled unlawful leaving uncertainty over UK climate policy

26 July 2022

On 18 July 2022, the High Court declared that the UK's Net Zero Strategy is, in part, unlawful and ordered the Secretary of State to revise it by March 2023.

In this briefing we consider the judgment and its implications for future climate policy and, more generally, for UK climate litigation.

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