Monthly Archives: February 2013

Do we need a 2030 decarbonisation target for the electricity sector?

Chair of the Climate Change CommitteeThis post also appears on the website of the IGov project at the University of Exeter Energy Policy Group

It’s widely expected that the electricity sector will lead the transition to a low carbon economy in the UK. Producing about 40% of our carbon emissions, electricity generation plays a central role in determining our overall emissions performance. That is why the Committee on Climate Change (CCC) said in 2011 that they thought it Continue reading



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