Who'll win the battle of the renewables targets?

June 2004
Power Economics;Jun2004, Vol. 8 Issue 6, p4
Focuses on the effort of the European Union to increase the proportion of electricity generated from renewable sources. Policy of the European Union regarding the use of renewable resources; Reference to a worldwide survey on the effort of utility companies in using renewable resources; Disclosure of the findings of the survey.


Related Articles

  • Update on Major Federal Energy Policy Initiatives.  // MSW Management;Nov/Dec2007, Vol. 17 Issue 7, p14 

    The article offers information on the passing of the New Direction for Energy Independence, National Security and Consumer Protection Act (HR 3221) and the Renewable Energy and Energy Conservation Tax Act (HR 2776) by the U.S. House of Representatives. The HR 2776 authorizes the expansion of the...

  • Report: Government should increase investment in renewable energy.  // National Petroleum News;Nov2006, Vol. 98 Issue 12, p13 

    The article provides information on the report regarding the call for federal government to step up investment in renewable energy resources to reduce the dependency of foreign oil in the U.S. The report stated that renewable resources provides more than 6% of total U.S. energy becoming...

  • Kovács out, pro-green Latvian in at EC.  // European Power News;Nov/Dec2004, Vol. 29 Issue 8, p6 

    This article presents information related to replacement of Hungary's Lázló Kovács as energy commissioner. Europe's renewable power generation industry could have more influence at the European Commission than expected, after the replacement of Kovács as European Union (EU) energy...

  • Untitled.  // Utility Week;12/7/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 9, p9 

    The article reports on the emphasis given by the European Commission on cross-border trading as an important element of proposals to help European Union member states source 20 percent of energy from renewable generation by 2020. Foreign Affairs Commissioner Benita Ferrero-Waldner suggested that...

  • Setting a course for 33 GW of offshore wind in the UK.  // Modern Power Systems;Sep2009, Vol. 29 Issue 9, p29 

    The article reports on the efforts of the government to accelerate offshore wind development in Great Britain. The government made a legal binding commitment to the European Union's (EU) 2020 target to obtain 15% of energy from renewable sources by 2020 by adding 33 gigawatts of electricity...

  • Fossil fuels will grow despite green efforts. Nuthall, Keith // Utility Week;6/11/2004, Vol. 21 Issue 23, p13 

    Reports on the forecast released by the European Environment Agency (EEA) in June 2004, on the growth of fossil fuels in power generation. Decline in nuclear energy production; Factors that will contribute to the failure of the European Union (EU) to meet its Kyoto Protocol commitments;...

  • Independent Scots 'should not rely on UK power sales'. Wood, Janet // Utility Week;4/27/2012, p8 

    The article argues that independent Scotland should not depend on the rest of Great Britain for its renewable electricity. Members of the Energy and Climate Change Select Committee learned that Scotland's small size would deter investors. The Committee also heard that it will be cheaper if the...

  • Short-Term Mission Accomplished. Czurak, David // Grand Rapids Business Journal;12/3/2007, Vol. 25 Issue 50, p3 

    The article reports that Grand Rapids City commissioners have given permission for the city to participate in the Green Generation Renewable Energy Program offered by Consumer Energy (CE). The move allows the city to enter into contracts with CE and purchase energy at a favorable rate of $1.50...

  • Cover Image, Volume 41, Issue 15. Zhuang, Shiqiang; Nunna, Bharath Babu; Boscoboinik, Jorge Anibal; Lee, Eon Soo // International Journal of Energy Research;Dec2017, Vol. 41 Issue 15, pi 

    The cover image, by Shiqiang Zhuang et al., is based on the Research Article Nitrogen‐doped graphene catalysts: High energy wet ball milling synthesis and characterizations of functional groups and particle size variation with time and speed, DOI: 10.1002/er.3821.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics