Research Output

The role of renewable and non-renewable sources for meeting future UK energy needs.

  Provision of sufficient, affordable and secure energy is very crucial for modern economies. Countries across the world are facing energy challenges one way or the other. This article discusses the present energy scenario of the UK and the emerging challenges it is facing. Various options available to address these challenges have also been analysed in terms of energy security and diversity in the supply mix in order to determine the most appropriate solution to promote energy sustainability in the UK.

  • Type:

    Article

  • Date:

    01 December 2007

  • Publication Status:

    Published

  • Publisher

    Olney/Inderscience

  • DOI:

    10.1504/IJNGEE.2007.016657

  • ISSN:

    1742-4186

Citation

Asif, M., Currie, J. & Muneer, T. (2007). The role of renewable and non-renewable sources for meeting future UK energy needs. International Journal of Nuclear Governance, Economy and Ecology. 1, 372-383. doi:10.1504/IJNGEE.2007.016657. ISSN 1742-4186

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Keywords

Energy demand; UK; Renewable sources; Wind power; Hydro-electricity; Wave power; Tidal energy; Biofuels; Non-renewable sources; Coal; Natural gas; Nuclear; Review;

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