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Tuesday 15:00-15:30
Richard Daniel chairs the interactive environmental programme in which he and his guests deal with listener's questions and concerns.
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home.planet@bbc.co.uk
Home Planet, PO Box 3096, Brighton BN1 1PL
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Listen to 1 August 2006
PRESENTER
RICHARD DANIEL
Richard Daniel
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Tuesday 1 August 2006
Earth ©NASA

Panel

Dr Sue Buckingham
Dr Karen Lucas
Professor Philip Stott

TOPICS

Green Taxation
Today's programme dealt with listener's questions about so-called 'green' taxation; the cost of public transport and assessing its environmental benefits; and the sustainability of communal living.

Useful links on green taxation:

DEFRA 2004 report from Advisory Committee on Business and the Environment

Lib Dem Plans (Pdf)

The Guardian - tax on 'Chelsea tractors'

Environmental Assessment Institute, Copenhagen

Swedish Environmental Protection Agency

UK Green Party (2005 Budget)

RSPB Economic Development Policies

Environmental Benefits of Public Transport:

Department for Transport

DFT's 'Bus Priority'

Commission for Integrated Transport

Local Government Association

University of Westminster Transport Studies Group

Go-Ahead

National Express Group

Association of Train Operating Companies

Motorist's Forum

Communal Living:

Guide to Communal Living

Communal Living Forums

The Farm, Summertown. Tennessee

Communal Living Around the World

British Utopian Experiments

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