Decarbonise the electricity grid for a sustainable NHSBMJ 2019; 367 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.l6212 (Published 30 October 2019) Cite this as: BMJ 2019;367:l6212
- Jeremy Wight, retired public health physician
- Hope S33 6RA, UK
Van Hove and Leng, of the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE), are right to call for a more sustainable NHS, but wrong about a system-wide approach being needed to move us towards a carbon neutral healthcare system.1 We need more than that.
Achieving a carbon neutral system will be impossible until the wider …