- Jul 15, 2019 5:14 pm GMT
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Quite an achievement; and it all seems to have happened so fast!
“These figures show harnessing Scotland’s plentiful onshore wind potential can provide clean, green electricity for millions of homes across not only Scotland, but England as well,” said Robin Parker, WWF Scotland's climate and energy policy manager. “Up and down the country, we are all benefiting from cleaner energy and so is the climate."
More broadly, Scotland's government has set a goal of renewables supplying half the country's energy needs by 2030, as well as completing decarbonizing its energy system by 2050, according to a news report.