UK mini-budget: Scotland’s Big Six British energy supplier welcomes carbon-pricing commitment

carbon-captureAs well as the Solar Trade Association, there was also support for the government’s commitment to carbon-pricing from one of Scotland’s Big Six UK energy suppliers.

Martin Pibworth, Managing Director, SSE’s Wholesale supply division, said:  “We have consistently advocated for carbon pricing as a cost effective way to meet the UK’s energy objectives.

“We therefore welcomes the Government’s reaffirmed commitment to carbon pricing by maintaining the Carbon Price Floor to April 2021.

“We will work with Government and partners to make the case for carbon pricing into the 2020s.”

 

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