TITLE

Green power investment halved by 'uncertainty'

AUTHOR(S)
Loveday, Trevor
PUB. DATE
November 2012
SOURCE
Utility Week;11/30/2012, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article highlights the concern expressed by renewable energy companies about a 50 per cent decline in green power investment caused by the British government's failure to determine key details of how renewable power would be supported by its Electricity Market Reform (EMR) package.
ACCESSION #
83832122

 

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