The transition in industry and for the transport sector is going to mean major changes, but for the public its effects will, on the whole, be more likely to be able to increase quality of life.
Lower air pollution and less noise makes towns and cities more attractive. New services and alternatives are being developed all the time to meet needs. Many of the changes resulting from digitalisation reduce emissions without us even thinking about it – streaming and sharing services, for instance. Life will certainly be changed by the transition to being fossil free – but it has always changed.