Friday, December 20, 2013

Renewable Energy Is Now The Source Of 40 Percent Of Scotland?s Electricity

CREDIT: ShutterstockRenewable energy use is at a record high in Scotland, according to new government figures.In 2012, Scotland got 40.3 percent of its electricity from renewable sources ? up from 36.3 percent in 2011 and just 24.1 percent in 2010. The Scottish government plans to get half of its electricity from renewable energy by 2015 ? a target it said it was on track to meet ? and 100 percent of its electricity by 2010. Scotland?s renewable ...

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http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2013/12/20/3093901/scotland-renewable


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