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MITIGATION AND ADAPTATION SUSTAINABLE FORESTRY 50 These guidelines and tools are essential for optimising the contribution of forests and the forest sector in climate change mitigation. THE TOOLS FOR CHANGE Authors Organisation Enquiries @ VISIT: WWW.CLIMATEACTIONPROGRAMME.ORG

MITIGATION AND ADAPTATION Deploying low-carbon road transport technologies into the UK market The UK shares the major global challenges associated with climate change and rising greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, in particular from the road transport sector. A number of initiatives are being undertaken in the UK to address this challenge. One way of tackling this issue is to deploy lower carbon road transport vehicles in significant numbers in as short a period of time as possible. Technological solutions are being developed and demonstrated within the UK but can the vision of these innovators be turned into reality? SETTING THE UK CONTEXT THE ROLE OF TECHNOLOGY LOW-CARBON TRANSPORT 51 VISIT: WWW.CLIMATEACTIONPROGRAMME.ORG