Britain's coal-fired power stations likely to close by 2025 as government orders plants to halve carbon emissions or shut down

Bright Blue associate fellow Ben Caldecott is quoted in City A.M. in response to the publication of the coal consultation. He calls for all coal to be phased out by 2023, two years ahead of the Government's plans.

Here's an excerpt:

"There are significant benefits of phasing coal out sooner, rather than later," said Ben Caldecott, associate fellow at think tank Bright Blue.

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