People will have to use something to keep their homes warm. If this gets a lot more expensive they will get creative which is usually a recipe for a lot more pollution than with the status quo. Eventually, people will go very unhappy and when a certain threshold is reached, they will express their anger at the ballot box. And we see that already. The jug is up.
The cold Aussie state of Victoria has announced that in the future, people will have to rely on their increasingly unstable and unaffordable electricity grid, to hold back the winter chill.