TITLE

100 percent renewables: The resources are there, says UN Report

PUB. DATE
June 2011
SOURCE
Chemical Business;Jun2011, Vol. 25 Issue 6, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article deals with the expected contribution of renewable energy sources to global energy supply by 2050, according to a report published by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC). The report covers wind, solar, biomass, geothermal, hydro and ocean energy, and also tackles their potential to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and their integration into the energy networks. The global wind power installed in 2010 produces enough power to cover for about 2.5% of global electricity demand.
ACCESSION #
62982918

 

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