The UK’s Uneven Emissions Map: Regions Struggle to Cut Carbon in line with Climate Goals

Source: Desmog UK


The last few yards are always the toughest.

The UK has been making reasonable progress down a path towards its legally binding climate goals, but it currently has no plan on how to get over the line.

Such a plan is “urgently” needed, experts warned last week. And new data shows that any strategy must take regional differences into account, with emissions reductions being felt unevenly across the UK.