The new measures will demonstrate the UK’s commitment, ambition and drive to improve the UK’s sustainable use of space.
- Science Minister George Freeman announces new Plan for Space Sustainability to demonstrate UK leadership in sustainable space, in line with ambitions set out in the National Space Strategy
- UK industry will work in partnership with government to develop a new Space Sustainability Standard, which will incentivise companies to adopt best practice
- government will also review the regulatory framework, including exploring ways of lowering insurance costs for sustainable missions
LONDON (UK Government PR) — Science Minister George Freeman has today (Thursday 23 June) launched a new Plan for Space Sustainability, a raft of measures which will demonstrate the UK’s commitment, ambition and drive to improve the UK’s sustainable use of space.(more…)