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The UK will need to install 6520 offshore wind turbines if it is to meet its net zero target, according to a new whitepaper from engineering outfit Atkins. “Race to Net Zero” calculates the energy technology build rate required to meet the Committee for Climate Change’s UK net zero 2050 target. It found that in addition to the 6520 offshore wind turbines, the UK power sector needs to build 48 natural gas units, 66 biomass facilities and six nuclear power stations in the next 30 years. The UK also requires 20GW of onshore wind, 80GW of solar, and 15-30GW of...

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