United Kingdom

Overview

Claire Perry

Minister of State for Climate Change and Industry
United Kingdom

Role in MI

Progress towards doubling public investment

Country-determined baseline year(s): 2013-2015
Baseline funding amount: GBP £200 million (USD $290 million)
Doubling target year: FY 2020
Doubling target amount: GBP £400 million (USD $580 million)

Find out more about how the United Kingdom’s baseline and doubling are calculated

News and events

  • COP24: The UK hosted a clean energy innovation-themed series of side events at COP24.
  • In recent months, the UK has launched two ambitious strategies to lead the world in cutting carbon emissions to combat climate change, while driving economic growth: The Industrial Strategy: Building a Britain fit for the future and The Clean Growth Strategy: Leading the way to a low carbon future. (May 2018)