The Road To 2050: Is Our Energy Infrastructure Ready To Deliver Net Zero Emissions?

Dominic Quennell

Research Organisation

Report Date
Sept. 30, 2020

Document summary

Losses present one of the biggest challenges to the UK’s energy sector, threatening to undermine the shift to net zero and ambitions for a low carbon, green future. However, despite their impact and cost, they go largely unacknowledged in the energy policy space, owing to their ‘invisibility’ and the conventional wisdom that they’re inevitable. In this insightful paper this problem is made visible and conventional wisdom is questioned.