Six charts that show how difficult decarbonising the UK really is

The UK is rapidly reducing its energy use but to reach its ambitious 80 per cent emissions reduction target for 2050 requires it to step up again its green energy gains.

Carbon Brief

Despite a surge in renewables and plummeting energy use the UK remains a long way from the green energy champion it must become if it is to reach its ambitious climate targets, new data from the department for energy and climate change shows.


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