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Committee hears evidence on UK's emission targets

26 February 2019

The Science and Technology Committee holds the second evidence session of its Technologies for meeting Clean Growth emissions reduction targets inquiry.

Purpose of the session

In this session the Committee will be exploring options for decarbonising the UK’s road transport and domestic heat sectors, including energy efficiency measures. The Committee will consider potential long-term scenarios that could meet the UK’s emissions reductions targets as well as the actions the Government should be taking now to enable the UK to determine and pursue the optimum routes to these future scenarios.

Witnesses

Tuesday 26 February 2019, Committee Room 5, Palace of Westminster

At 9.30am

  • Amanda Lyne, Chair, UK Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Association
  • Andy Eastlake, Managing Director, Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership
  • Tanya Sinclair, Policy Director UK and Ireland, ChargePoint

At 10.30am

  • David Weatherall, Head of Policy, Energy Saving Trust
  • Jenny Holland, Senior Public Affairs and Policy Specialist, UK Green Building Council
  • Sam French, Decarbonised Gas Alliance
  • Graham Hazell, Consultant, Heat Pump Association

Further information

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