TITLE

Act now to hit green targets

AUTHOR(S)
Milne, Roger
PUB. DATE
October 2009
SOURCE
Utility Week;10/16/2009, Vol. 31 Issue 16, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the efforts of the British government to implement possible interventions to decarbonize electricity generation in Great Britain in 2009 such as the launch of emissions performance standard.
ACCESSION #
51429399

 

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