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The TUC's annual
climate change conference 2012 will focus on how to deliver a greener and
stronger UK economy.
from the Business Secretary Rt Hon Dr Vince Cable MP and TUC Deputy
General Secretary Frances O'Grady will be accompanied by panel debates between business, trade unions, campaigners and politicians along with
expert-led workshops on key strategic issues in green economic policy,
including the development of the Green Investment Bank and the scope for
achieving a green industrial policy.
confirmed so far include:
Raingold (Aldersgate Group)
Bridget Woodman (University of Exeter)
Abel-Smith (Green Investment Bank)
Bennett (Friends of the Earth)
Matthew (Energy Bill Revolution &Transform UK)
Howard Boyd (Jupiter Asset Management)
Petersen (Universities & Colleges Union)
Mitchell (Energy & Utility Sector Skills Council)
Cohen (The Ceramics Federation)
Mercer (Chartered Society of Physiotherapy)
Mariana Mazzucato (University of Sussex)
Matthew Brown (CBI)
Young (Aldersgate Group & SKM Enviros)
Elliott (Energy Intensives Users Group; Chemical Industries
This exciting conference
will make the case both for greener growth, and for the economic benefits
that this approach could bring.