Tag Archive for 'Professor Paul Ekins'

Economic study shows advantages of UK offshore wind energy

December 4th, 2012 by WWF

Investment in UK offshore wind energy would create more jobs and generate higher GDP than reliance on gas-fired power, with only marginal impacts on electricity prices, according to a Cambridge Econometrics report ‘A Study into the Economics of Gas and Offshore Wind‘ published on 4 December 2012 by WWF-UK and Greenpeace. “Much of the debate […]

The challenge of achieving national carbon budgets

May 24th, 2011 by Shaun Chamberlin

Shaun Chamberlin, TEQs Development Director, discusses the challenge of achieving the UKs national carbon budgets. —- As those who follow UK climate policy will be aware, the big news this month has been the UK Government’s decision on whether or not to accept the independent Committee on Climate Change (CCC)’s advice on national carbon targets. […]