Monthly Archives: July 2011

Carbon reduction targets – looking forwards or backwards?

This entry looks at modelling the 34% 2020 greenhouse gas (GHG) reduction target set to an adjusted CO2 only 2005 baseline. The target adjustment formula is given below: The UK Greenhouse Gas Inventory, 1990 to 2005 Annual Report for submission … Continue reading

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What Particular spatial, environmental and public constraints are presented for the UK wind projects’ development and success? Can they be managed?

In the UK, wind energy is one of the most promising renewable resources. Great Britain has the best wind resources in Europe and one of the best resources around the world.  Wind energy is currently the UK’s major renewable energy … Continue reading

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