UK's Transport Minister claims diverse pathways to Net Zero
Bill Esterson MP, UK Labour's Transport Minister, emphasises the need for a diverse approach to achieve Net Zero emissions by 2050 in the UK. He highlights various pathways, including hydrogen, circular economy practices, nuclear energy tech, and carbon capture. The Labour party advocates for a 2030 target for the ban on petrol and diesel cars. The Minister acknowledges the evolving nature of Net Zero solutions and underscores the importance of public input. Additionally, the party prioritises transport repairs, including potholes, and seeks private sector investment in major capital projects.
Source of information: https://movemnt.net/labours-transport-minister-claims-its-not-just-evs-that-can-help-uk-towards-net-zero/ (Published 19 October 2023).