TITLE

Climate change policy optimism

AUTHOR(S)
Milne, Roger
PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
Utility Week;6/29/2007, Vol. 27 Issue 14, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author comments on climate change policy in Great Britain. Departmental colleague Ian Pearson was quizzed about the Renewables Obligation and faced the suggestion that Great Britain might be better advised to adopt a form of the feed-in tariff arrangements used in other European countries such as Germany.
ACCESSION #
25926901

 

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