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Energy White Paper presents Government plans to build back greener



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The government has provided more detailed plans to ‘build back greener’ by boosting clean energy systems and green jobs in order to achieve net zero carbon emissions by 2050.

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The Energy White Paper, published in December 2020, most notably commits to:

Business and Energy Secretary Alok Sharma said, “With this long-term plan, we are turning climate ambition into climate action - putting the UK firmly on the course to net zero to end our contribution to climate change as we build back greener.”

This article originally appeared on the ECA website under the headline, "Government plans to build back greener." It was published on 15 December 2020.


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