Edward Davey, Secretary of State for Energy & Climate Change in the UK, discussed the successes and the future of the renewable sector at the RenewableUK Conference 2014 in Glasgow.
Mr Davey addressed attendees from the onshore wind, offshore wind, wave and tidal industries and praised the renewable industry as a whole for their work to ensure energy security, economic stability and the tackling of environment issues in recent years.
Mr Davey specifically praised the onshore wind industry and announced that the industry needs to speak ‘more loudly’ about the cost reductions and the innovations currently being achieved. He commented:
“How many people outside the industry know that onshore wind is the cheapest large-scale renewable? And that onshore wind is set to be even more cost-compe...Read More