Too hot to handle? How to decarbonise the way we heat our homes

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Policy Exchange's Richard Howard argues it is time to fire up a more cost effective green heat strategy

Heat is a critical and substantial part of our energy system. Overall, a total of £32 billion is spent each year heating homes and other buildings in the UK. Heat represents just under half of the energy...

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