TITLE

Morocco's Ambitious Renewable-Energy Program

AUTHOR(S)
Padalka, Alex
PUB. DATE
May 2013
SOURCE
ENR: Engineering News-Record;5/13/2013, Vol. 270, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses Morocco's renewable energy program as of May 2013, focusing on oil price fluctuations and the nation's reported importation of 95 percent of its energy. It states that there are several solar, wind, and hydro power energy plants under construction in Morocco. According to the article, Morocco plans to generate 40 percent of its energy from renewable sources by 2020. The The Moroccan Agency for Solar Energy (MASEN) public-private venture is examined.
ACCESSION #
87685572

 

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