Our data and modelling

Find out more about the assumptions, data and modelling that underpin our advice.

How realistic is the Commission’s modelling? How can we be confident the modelling is correct?

Models simplify reality and provide us with useful insights. We team these insights with other evidence and analysis, including evidence gained through engagement with stakeholders. We have run a series of scenarios and tested different pathways to ensure that the emissions budgets we have proposed are robust You can find more information on the data and modelling section on the sharing our thinking page