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The distribution of UK household CO2 emissions

Initial findings from a study of the likely social distributional impacts of UK Government energy and climate change policies.

Written by:
Joshua Thumim et al.
Date published:

This study aims to further the development of socially just and environmentally effective carbon reduction policies, by:

  • revealing the distributional consequences of current and possible future policies to reduce carbon emissions from UK households;
  • enhancing understanding of these social aspects of climate policy within energy, climate change and social policy arenas.