TITLE

Hardware shortages threaten green target

AUTHOR(S)
Wood, Janet
PUB. DATE
July 2008
SOURCE
Utility Week;7/11/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 12, p43
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on a forecast that Great Britain could fall short of its 2020 renewable energy target because of bottlenecks in the supply chain, according to an analysis published with the Department for Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform's renewable energy strategy consultation. Douglas Westwood Ltd. (DWL) estimated that 10.3 gigawatts (GW) of offshore wind capacity could be built, significantly less than the 17.8GW forecast by the British Renewables Advisory Board (RAB).
ACCESSION #
33643548

 

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