Climate change: Why the UK’s carbon-free future will need rules

Boris Johnson’s previous speeches on climate change have given the impression

the problem can largely be solved by technology – a flash of nuclear, a gust of hydrogen, a blast of offshore wind, a dollop of carbon capture and storage.

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