30 Jun '15, 10am

Europe will be 50% powered by renewable energy by 2030

At present, around a quarter of the EU’s electricity comes from renewable sources, and in addition to their goal of sourcing 27 percent of energy consumption from clean sources, the EU has also set a goal of reducing carbon emissions by 40 percent of their 1990 levels. According the Guardian , the EU commission’s report notes that “[r]eaching the European Union 2030 energy and climate objectives means the share of renewables is likely to reach 50% of installed electricity capacity.”

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/50-percent-of-europes-energy-to-come...

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