UK tops G20 on carbon reduction levels

Britain remains a “world-leader” on climate action, with new figures from the professional services firm PwC ranking the country the highest of the G20 group of nations when it comes to annual average reductions in carbon intensity over the past 15 years.  According to PwC’s Low Carbon Economy Index (LCEI), from 2000-2015, the UK reduced its overall carbon intensity at an average rate of -3.5% per year, beating France (-2.6%) and China and the US (-2.4%) as well as the EU countries (-2.3%).

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