Policy Briefings and Reports

Outputs from IDRIC stakeholder dialogue and policy research, and external reports with IDRIC contributions.

Grid constraints and industrial decarbonisation – Briefing note

Nov 2023

This briefing presents preliminary findings from IDRIC’s industry survey on experiences of grid constraints among industrial users, and the implications for their decarbonisation plans.

Decarbonise now – the Industrial Mission Zero Network Report

Dec 2023

This report outlines the role of industrial decarbonisation for meeting the UK’s climate targets and sets out key policy recommendations. IDRIC was a member of the network and contributed to the writing of the report.


Next steps for decarbonising UK industry – IDRIC Policy Synthesis Report

Dec 2022

This report presents key policy priority areas for industrial decarbonisation, synthesising insights from a year of stakeholder dialogue with IDRIC partners in industry, academia and governments.

Overcoming investment barriers to industrial electrification – Insight report

March 2023

Synthesis of stakeholder discussions on key barriers to industrial electrification and  policy action needed to ensure all industrial sites and sectors can decarbonise in time to meet the UK’s net zero targets while maintaining competitiveness.

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