UK commits to net-zero carbon emissions target by 2050


The Global CCS Institute has welcomed the UK Government’s announcement to eradicate the country’s net contribution to climate change by 2050.

This legislation will mean the UK is on track to become the first G7 country to legislate for net zero emissions, with other major economies expected to follow suit.

In light of this announcement, the 2008 Climate Change act will be amended to include the new legally binding target.

The UK’s increased climate ambition will require a portfolio of climate measures, solutions and technologies.

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