'Wholesale transformation': Could net zero mission deliver 1.7 million UK green jobs by 2030?

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The green jobs boost far outweighs the transition risks in high carbon regions if managed carefully, according to Onward
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The green jobs boost far outweighs the transition risks in high carbon regions if managed carefully, according to Onward

Net zero transition promises major jobs boost but poses risks for high carbon regions in the Midlands, North, and Scotland, according to a wide-ranging new analysis

Setting the UK on a net zero pathway could create up to 1.7 million new green jobs over the coming decade while adding a £330bn boost to the economy, but major policy challenges remain if the government...

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