Are we really heading for 'Blackout Britain'?

Bright Blue's Associate Fellow, Ben Caldecott, is quoted in a BusinessGreen article about the risks of blackouts from closing down coal. He argues that keeping coal would deter investment in new energy infrastructure.

Here's an excerpt:

"Based on independent modelling, even in a 'high stress' scenario where Hinkley Point C is cancelled, deployment of renewables is slower than expected, and energy demand grows significantly, there is plenty of time to build new gas-fired power stations and keep the lights on," he notes.

Read the full article.