The role of physics in renewable energy RD&D

Achieving the UK’s long-term aspiration to create a low-carbon economy, as set out in the government’s 2003 Energy White Paper “Our energy future: creating a low-carbon economy.”

The role of physics in renewable energy

This will require significant improvement in energy efficiency to reduce energy demand at the point of use, together with the promotion of low-carbon energy supplies, such as renewable energy, combined heat and power generation, nuclear power, and fossil fuel plant equipped with carbon capture and storage technologies. 

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