|Policy Type:||Policy Support|
|Agency:||Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) and Department for Environment, Food, and Rural Affairs (DEFRA)|
The UK's Energy White Paper, published in February 2003, had the overall theme of creating a low carbon economy, with the environment at the heart of UK energy policy. It placed a much greater focus on the international aspects of energy policy in addressing climate change, promoting liberalisation and producer/consumer relations, and innovation.
The White Paper set four goals for energy policy:
It is not a current statement of government policy.
|This record is superseded by:||Energy White Paper - Meeting the Challenge|
Last modified: Fri, 12 Dec 2014 17:20:40 CET