02 Jan '12, 6pm

To green or not to green? UK's energy dilemma: Yes, Britain's base of renewable energy has expanded over the pas...

To green or not to green? UK's energy dilemma: Yes, Britain's base of renewable energy has expanded over the pas...

Yes, Britain’s base of renewable energy has expanded over the past year. The government reported last week that consumption of green energy rose by 27 percent from 2008 to 2010 (although, buried in the fine print is the fact that solar, hydro and wind/wave/tidal energy actually declined under Cameron’s watch … from 5.3 terawatt-hours in 2009 to 3.6 terawatt-hours in 2010). And Chris Huhne, Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, points to plans in the coming financial year for £2.5 billion worth of investment in renewable energy projects in the UK, with the potential to create almost 12,000 jobs.

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