Energy policy of the United Kingdom
The current energy policy of the United Kingdom is set out in the Energy White Paper of May 2007 and Low Carbon Transition Plan of July 2009, building on previous work including the 2003 Energy White ...
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Renewable energy in the United Kingdom
Renewable energy can be divided into generation of renewable electricity and the generation of renewable heat.From the mid-1990s renewable energy began to contribute to the electricity generated in th...
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Climate Change Act 2008
The Climate Change Act 2008 (c 27) is an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. The Act makes it the duty of the Secretary of State to ensure that the net UK carbon account for all six Kyoto gr...
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Fuel poverty
A household is said to be in fuel poverty when its members cannot afford to keep adequately warm at reasonable cost, given their income. The term is mainly used in the UK, Ireland and New Zealand, alt...
Geothermal power in the United Kingdom
The potential for exploiting geothermal energy in the United Kingdom on a commercial basis was initially examined by the Department of Energy in the wake of the 1973 oil crisis. Several regions of the...
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Solar power in the United Kingdom
Solar power use in United Kingdom has increased very rapidly in recent years, albeit from a small base, as a result of reductions in the cost of photovoltaic (PV) panels, and the introduction of a fee...
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Biofuel in the United Kingdom
The use of biofuels varies by region and with increasing oil prices there is a renewed interest in it as an energy source.Recognizing the importance of implementing bioenergy, there are international ...
Wind power in the United Kingdom
The UK is one of the best locations for wind power in the world, and is considered to be the best in Europe. Wind power delivers a growing fraction of the energy in the United Kingdom and at the begin...
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Fuel poverty in the United Kingdom
In the United Kingdom fuel poverty is said to occur when, in order to heat its home to an adequate standard of warmth, a household needs to spend more than 10% of its income on total fuel use. Adequat...