Friday, March 2, 2012
UK Renewable Energy 2011 Overview
Wind power is a big part of the increase in the UK's renewable energy supply increasing 120 percent over 2010 data. Wind energy now generates almost 10 percent of the UK's electricity demand during peak wind energy production.
Not only are brits increasing their renewable energy supply they have also decreased their energy consumption 3.7 percent compared to 2010.
Despite planned reductions to the UK's green subsidy regime for wind and solar in 2012, investments in renewable energy are likely to continue this year.
To view an interactive map of the UK's renewable energy installations click here.
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