Letter

Prioritising EU27 / UK cooperation on climate change and energy

 

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A powerful alliance of EU and UK businesses is calling upon UK and EU leaders to ensure Brexit includes a comprehensive Climate and Energy Chapter.

In an open letter, UK and EU companies are united in calling for strong action in the Brexit agreement on climate and energy to foster prosperity and enhance our ability to tackle climate change. A no-deal Brexit scenario on the other hand would lead to an increase in UK energy bills, undermine action on climate change and threaten the supply chains of strategically important industries such as offshore wind, electric vehicles and battery technology. It is in the clear commercial interests of the UK and EU to maintain standards and rules as close as possible to those we have now.

Read the full letter to President Junker and Prime Minister May here.