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West Midlands Combined Authority

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… need to address climate breakdown and to adapt to climate change the opportunity it provides to create a highly productive, low carbon economy; it reflects on what we might need to do (and when we need to do it) it suggests who needs to take a lead, and how it must be done if we are do it in a way which is thoughtful and inclusive. It also suggests – based on the estimates in the July 2019…

… productivity and earning power in a way that is clean and inclusive by focusing on distinctive regional economic assets and challenges. The region’s clean growth aims potentially give local businesses a competitive advantage in growing global markets, with exports of low carbon goods and services set to be worth between £60 billion and £170 billion to the UK by 20305. Developed by the region…

… and agreed with Government, the Local Industrial Strategy creates an investment pathway for the high value, high productivity, future-proof sectors that will underpin the region’s economy. This plan on a page illustrates some of the sector strengths in the region. While ‘low carbon technology’ is there in its own right, it is vital that each sector makes 3. See http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga…

…://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/802092/west-midlands-local-indus- trial-strategy-double-page.pdf 5. From Ricardo Energy and Environment for the Committee on Climate Change (2017) UK business opportunities of moving to a low carbon economy for the UK’s Clean Growth Strategy (April 2018). Figure 4 - The West Midlands Local Industry Strategy on a page…

carbon budget – that an investment programme substantial enough to meet this challenge will be in the order of £40bn over 21 years (2020-2041). The actions we propose are things that individuals, communities, businesses and government at all levels can lead. They include: 1. Active travel and cleaner transport, including keep your car at home schemes to reduce emissions, reduce unnecessary…

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