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Scotland sets ambitious goal of 66% emissions cut within 15 years

new strategy calls for a totally carbon-free electricity
Scotland’s new strategy calls for a totally carbon-free electricity sector by 2032. Photograph: Murdo Macleod for the Guardian

Holyrood ministers aim higher after hitting target of 42% cut by 2020 six years early, but say Brexit poses challenge

January 19, 2017 — Scotland is seeking to dramatically cut its reliance on fossil fuels for cars, energy and homes after setting a radical target to cut total climate emissions by 66% within 15 years.  Continue reading Scotland sets ambitious goal of 66% emissions cut within 15 years