Zero-carbon homes are 'key to microgen'

Wood, Janet
June 2008
Utility Week;6/6/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 7, p28
Trade Publication
The article discusses the report "Growth Potential for Microgeneration in England, Wales and Scotland," which attempts to explain the slow growth of microgeneration in Great Britain by looking at customer attitudes as well as government policy. It said that the plans of the British government to build zero-carbon homes will influence the take-up of microgeneration over the coming decade more than any other policy. It also warned that the opportunity to install domestic energy generation in millions of homes could be lost if the policy is badly designed.


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