One year on: UK power sector emissions fell 7.6 per cent during pandemic

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The 2GW West Burton A coal station is to close by September 2022 | Credit: EDF
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The 2GW West Burton A coal station is to close by September 2022 | Credit: EDF

Wartsilla publishes scorecard ranking the electricity sector carbon reductions of the 10 largest European economies since the first spate of Covid lockdowns

The UK's power-related carbon emissions fell 7.6 per cent over the past 12 months as coal power plants shuttered across the nation and demand for electricity nosedived during the country's multiple lockdowns,...

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