Green energy: a costly business

July 2003
MarketWatch: Energy;July 2003, Vol. 2 Issue 7, p5
Market Research Report
Reports that the British government wants ten percent of the country's electricity to come from renewable resources by 2010. Electric utility ScottishPower's warning that customers should expect substantial price increases as a result; Reluctance of customers to pay a substantial premium for green energy; Prevention of the economies of scale enjoyed by traditional generators; British companies that have invested in renewable generation capacity.


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