Energy Revolution - Towards a Fully Renewable Energy Supply in the EU27

Published 2010 / 07
Summary Provides a basic and advanced scenario which achieve at least 80% renewable energy, while phasing out nuclear energy and fossil fuels. Main measures are increases in energy efficiency, uptake of electric and hydrogen powered vehicles, use of CHP, more renewable generation which is mainly used for batteries for electric cars, load management strategies. Also gives an overview of costs and benefits, jobs creation, emission reductions and required policy choices.
Keywords energy efficiency, scenarios, electric cars, wind, solar,
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