TITLE

Generators think UK will miss green target

AUTHOR(S)
Hobson, Steve
PUB. DATE
February 2009
SOURCE
Utility Week;2/20/2009, Vol. 30 Issue 8, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article reveals that British electricity generators are pessimistic about the prospects of growing renewable power fast enough to meet the European Union's (EU) 20:20 goals, according to research by "Utility Week" and Accenture. 15 percent of Great Britain's overall energy demand must be met from renewable sources by 2020 under the climate and energy directives of the EU. The survey found that only three percent of respondents believed they would achieve the 31-40 percent needed to hit the 20:20 goals.
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36889144

 

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