Reducing carbon-based electricity generation: is the answer blowing in the wind?

Aileen McHarg, Anita Ronne

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This chapter discusses reducing carbon-based electricity generation. It includes topics such as 'Obstacles to the expansion of wind energy'; 'European community law framework' and compares wind energy in Denmark and the United Kingdom.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationBeyond the Carbon Economy
Subtitle of host publicationEnergy Law in Transition
EditorsDonald N Zillman, Catherine Redgwell, Yinka O Omorogbe, Lila K Barrera-Hernandez
Place of PublicationOxford
PublisherOxford University Press
Number of pages31
ISBN (Print)978-0-19-953269-8
Publication statusPublished - 6 Mar 2008


  • fossil fuels
  • electricity
  • carbon reduction
  • wind energy

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