TITLE

Green around the mills

AUTHOR(S)
Shaw, Murray
PUB. DATE
May 2003
SOURCE
Utility Week;5/16/2003, Vol. 19 Issue 20, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the effort of the Scottish Executive to achieve its renewable energy targets by 2020. Enthusiasm of the Scottish Executive for the development of sources of renewable energy; Difficulties associated with windfarms as source of renewable energy; Issues surrounding the Scottish Executive's initiative.
ACCESSION #
10410561

 

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