A new perspective on decarbonising the global energy system

SSEE equips enterprise to achieve net zero emissions and the sustainable development goals, through their world-leading research, teaching and partnerships.

An analysis of historical cost trends of energy technologies shows that the decades-long increase in the deployment of renewable energy technologies has consistently coincided with steep declines in their costs.   This research provides encouraging evidence for governments that are looking for greater ambition on decarbonising their economies while providing economic growth opportunities and affordable energy.

To find out more on how the revolution in renewable technology can put us on track to keep global warming well below 2 degrees while continuing to enable economic growth and prosperity, you can read the full report and our summary for policymakers here.

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