The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain, is a sovereign country located off the north-western coast of the European mainland. The United Kingdom includes the island of Great Britain, the north-eastern part of the island of Ireland, and many smaller islands
The state comprises four large parts, and is a member of the European Union. The capital of Great Britain is London.
UK renewables market outlook
Onshore and offshore wind production grows fast in the U.K. to reach 64% of the country’s electricity generation by 2030. By 2050, generation from renewables will surge to 87% thanks to 183 GW of new wind and solar and 13 GW of new battery facilities. EV demand will amount to 24% of all the electricty used in 2050.
UK renewable energy policy
The government of Great Britain is the owner of CDC Group — the institute for financial business development of the poorest countries in Africa and Southern Asia, which includes numerous renewable energy projects.
Wind energy in UK
The United Kingdom is the most windy country in Europe, there are around 30% of European Union‘s wind resources there. Great Britain together with Germany are the world leaders of offshore wind energy production.