TITLE

Scotland generates record power from RE

PUB. DATE
March 2014
SOURCE
Energy Next;3/1/2015, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the increase of renewable energy capacity by Scotland, according to data from the Department of Energy and Climate Change. It states that Scotland is progressing towards its green energy targets as the country recorded more than 17,000 gigawatts of electricity from renewable energy sources. Comments from the country's energy minister Fergus Ewing are mentioned.
ACCESSION #
109197466

 

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