TITLE

Europe could run on renewable energy

PUB. DATE
May 2004
SOURCE
Ecologist;May2004, Vol. 34 Issue 4, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the results of a study which claims that renewable energy sources could power every home in Europe. Advancement in offshore wind-energy technology; Number of jobs that can be generated by wind energy industry by 2020.
ACCESSION #
13055541

 

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