Rt Hon Lord Lilley


    Earlier, the Secretary of State said that in the long term, the costs of unrestrained climate change will exceed the costs of doing something about it. Surely he is aware that the Stern report states that over the whole of this century, the costs of the programme that he is advocating exceed any benefits from reducing climate change, so that-[Interruption.] That is in the Stern report on page 167. Surely the Minister is aware of it.
    Department of Energy and Climate Change
    Huhne, Chris