14 Nov '17, 12pm

Tipping point: How renewables could dominate UK and German power grids within a decade

Tipping point: How renewables could dominate UK and German power grids within a decade

A series of economic 'tipping points' could lead to a surge in renewables deployment in the UK and Germany over the next decade, paving the way for the countries to rely entirely on renewable power for lengthy periods from as early as 2030. That is the conclusion of a new report from Bloomberg New Energy Finance released today on the sidelines of the COP23 Climate Summit and commissioned by energy storage specialist Eaton and the Renewable Energy Association. Related articles Tipping point: How renewables could dominate UK and German power grids within a decade COP23: CCS industry warns more than 2,000 carbon capture plants needed by 2040 'Massive untapped potential': Farms could save a gigatonne of carbon every year by managing soil better COP23: UK, Germany and Norway all step up climate funding efforts Labour vows to factor climate change risk into economic forecasts En...

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