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Independent advice to government on building a low-carbon economy and preparing for climate change

Balancing visibility and flexibility through a power sector decarbonisation target

27 March 2015 Blogs
Analysis by the Committee and others has repeatedly shown that the roll-out of low-carbon power generation to 2030 is a key part of the cost-effective path towards the UK’s statutory 2050 target.  Power is directly responsible for around a quarter of UK emissions, multiple low-carbon options are available (e.g. onshore...