Ah yes following the Paris Climate change conference where all agreed that climate change (breakdown) was a problem and yes everyone would do something about it, the world changed. Just like that!
A number of developers in Cornwall announced they were withdrawing plans for more housing on the grounds that such developments were unsustainable and just added to greenhouse gas emissions.
The pro-Heathrow/Gatwick/airport lobby decided to call it a day stating that emissions from aircraft were so detrimental to the climate that only raving idiots would support further expansion!
Leaks from Government sources indicated that there would be a switch back to supporting renewables rather than oil or gas and petrol prices would go up to encourage drivers to do their bit.
In a related news item the RAC apologised about its initial call for petrol prices to be cut, arguing it was plain barmy if emissions were to be cut!