UK business opportunities of moving to a low-carbon economy

The following report accompanies the Committee on Climate Change’s 2017 report on energy prices and bills. It was written by Ricardo Energy and Environment.

The report provides an analysis of the opportunities to UK businesses to supply global markets with low carbon materials and goods and services. The report considers:

  • the position of the current UK low carbon economy
  • the size of the market opportunity for UK businesses in 2030 and 2050
  • the barriers to UK business capturing a larger share of the global market
  • the opportunity to increase the UK’s share of future global markets

Supporting data

Global low carbon economy market opportunities