'The Energy Secretary predicted that UK will be “exposed to the shocking and alarming” consequences of a warmer world. Unchecked, climate change poses “a systemic threat” to the international order, he said.

Mr Huhne made the prediction in a speech to the Royal United Services Institute, a military think-tank.

The speech is meant to pave the way for a White Paper next week that will set out plans to boost the use of nuclear power and “renewable” energy sources like wind farms.'
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