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UK climate targets 'will raise household energy bills by £100 in a decade'

Published on Thursday 16th of March 2017 06:01:01 AM in Guardian

The cost of supporting new windfarms and nuclear power stations to meet the UK’s carbon targets will add nearly £100 to the average household energy bill by the end of the next decade, according to a government adviser.But the Committee on Climate Change said it expected ...

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    23
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  • Total shares on Linkedin : 19
  • Total Plus Ones on Google : 3
  • Total Pins on Pintrest : 1
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