The UK Climate Change Act 2008 set a legally binding target of reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 80% by 2050 compared to a 1990 baseline. In this supporting analysis, Energy Systems Catapult has explored net zero from the point of view of households.
The UK Government has today confirmed its long-term support for Energy Systems Catapult’s mission, with the Chancellor announcing a funding commitment for the next five years.
The Committee on Climate Change is reassessing role for bioenergy in the wider energy system. This blog sets out the key messages from a joint response to the call from the Energy Systems Catapult and Energy Technologies Institute.