TITLE

Iceland Seeks Stability

AUTHOR(S)
Gustavsson, Nils
PUB. DATE
February 2009
SOURCE
Transmission & Distribution World;Feb2009, Vol. 61 Issue 2, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the Iceland government is planning to enhance its electricity generation on hydropower and geothermal resources. The plan would increase the country's lead in the field of green electricity generation, as it would produce more than 99% of its electrical energy from renewable energy sources. With a geographical area of 103,000-square-kilometer and a population of 320,000, Iceland is the only country in Western Europe that has great potential capitalize its natural energy.
ACCESSION #
36655915

 

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