UK aims for 33 GW of wind generation

January 2008
Modern Power Systems;Jan2008, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p5
The article discusses the proposal of the British government for new offshore wind projects as part of its commitment to renewable energy. One area of the proposals concern the development of the new 25 GW wind capacity. It will also involve a Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) of the seas surrounding the country. The government is targeting to meet the European Union's goal of providing 20% of energy from renewable resources by 2020.


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