Policy paper

UK renewable energy roadmap: 2012 update

This publication was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

December 2012 update to the UK renewable energy roadmap setting out our shared approach to unlocking our renewable energy potential.


UK renewable energy roadmap: 2012 update

UK renewable energy roadmap 2012 update: Annex A - progress on actions

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Since the first Renewable energy roadmap in 2011, the UK is on track to meet our first interim target on the way towards our ambitious target of 15% renewable energy by 2020.

We have seen a year of vibrant growth and investment that has brought thousands of new jobs and is driving down the costs of renewables. Whilst this Renewable energy roadmap focuses on reaching our 2020 targets, it is clear that renewableswill have a pivotal role to play in the UK energy mix in the decades beyond.