Energy White Paper keeps industry waiting for key details on CCUS support mechanisms. Emerging technologies will be key to delivering the Government’s decarbonisation strategy and 2050 zero-carbon target, according to energy experts at Pinsent Masons. The recently published Energy White Paper sets out how the UK energy system will support the transition to a “net zero” economy, shift from fossil fuels and decarbonise the power sector. The proposals build on pre-announced commitments included in the recent 10-point “green industrial revolution” plan, including a UK Emissions Trading Scheme (UK ETS); investment in offshore wind, green hydrogen, carbon capture, usage and storage (CCUS) and electric vehicles infrastructure.
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