Sources and acknowledgments


Mission Possible: Reaching zero CO2 emissions from hard-to-abate sectors by mid-century, Energy Transitions Commission, November 2018

Better Energy, Greater prosperity, Energy Transitions Commission, April 2017

Decarbonisation of Industrial Sectors: The next frontier, McKinsey and Co, June 2018

Net-zero emissions energy systems, S.J. Davis et al, Science 360: eaas9793, 2018

The Role of Firm Low-Carbon Electricity Resources in Deep Decarbonization of Power Generation, Sepulveda  et  al., Joule  2018

Making Concrete Change: innovation in low-carbon cement and concrete, Johanna Lehne and Felix Preston, Chatham House, June 2018

Changing outlook for rechargeable batteries, John B Goodenough, December 2016

Greenhouse gas removal, The Royal Society and Royal Academy of Engineering , September 2018

Global Warming of 1.5 degrees C, Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, October 2018

Energy Technology Perspectives 2017, International Energy Agency

Sustainable Energy—without the hot air, David MacKay, 2008

The Future of Gas, National Grid, March 2018

 BP Statistical Review of World Energy, June 2018


As well as those mentioned in the report, the author would like to thank Cecilia Tam, Marco Olvera, Nicola Pitts, Graham Winkelman, Richard Dowling, Stephen Bull, Marius Holm, Florian Kühn,  Mårten Görnerup, Yvonne Deng, Jasmin Cantzler, Markus Hagemann, Richard Black, Zoe Lagarde, Paul Fennell, Jules Kortenhorst and Rémy Kolessar

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