[Boris] Johnson. said the UK’s “net-zero strategy”, released today, will also “unlock” £90 billion in investment by 2030.
The document pledges that the UK will be powered entirely by clean electricity by 2035, subject to security of supply, and a wave of investment into wind power.
“The UK’s path to ending our contribution to climate change will be paved with well-paid jobs, billions in investment and thriving green industries – powering our green industrial revolution across the country,” Johnson said.
“By moving first and taking bold action, we will build a defining competitive edge in electric vehicles, offshore wind, carbon capture technology and more, whilst supporting people and businesses along the way.”