The event opened with speeches from the Former US Vice President Al Gore, John Cridland, Director-General, CBI and Loretta Minghella, CEO, Christian Aid.
A panel discussion chaired by the BBC's Reeta Chakrabarti followed, with Ben Goldsmith, Chair of the Conservative Environment Network; Andrew Bonfield, Global Finance Director, National Grid; Dame Fiona Reynolds DBE, Green Alliance chair; and Michael Jacobs, Senior Adviser, The New Climate Economy. The event was supported by National Grid.
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Over 400 representatives from politics, business and NGOs came
US Ambassador to the UK, Matthew W Barzun, opened the event...