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Change the use of electricity and hydrogen

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Description: It is possible to promote the use of electricity and hydrogen at the end-use level.
Is implemented in: Energy conversion


Associated policy response component

Component: Air pollution and energy policies
Page: Air pollution and energy policies/Policy issues

Effects of this policy intervention on components

Component: Energy conversion

Effect : This policy intervention will result in more hydrogen or electricity production and generation capacity.

Component: Emissions

Effect :

Component: Energy demand

Effect : An increase in the use of electricity and hydrogen at the end use level. Given the high flexibility in the choice of feedstock in electricity and hydrogen production this can increase the ability of the total system to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in a mitigation scenario.