The global energy system needs to undergo a radical change. It has to become broader, cleaner, more efficient. My belief is that a balance between accepting the intermittent supply of renewables and the more constant supply of fossil fuels is probably going to be the way that happens.
We are in a period of unprecedented social, economic and technological change – both here at home and globally. What does this mean for being ‘green’ or ‘eco-sustainable’ – especially as it is applied to the built environment, which has high environmental impacts – 40% of our CO2 emissions come
The increasing reliance of all modern societies on plentiful supplies of energy – and particularly electricity – poses significant challenges to governments, business and indeed the individual consumer.
Is there a country that you would single out as being particularly strong on innovation in energy policy terms?
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