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UK Renewable-Energy Industry: Clock ticking on eco-power agreement. Stringent EU energy and CO2 targets have a 2020 deadline. But how realistic is this timescale in the face of a recession?

The most dramatic shake-up of the UK’s energy market in a generation with wind, wave and solar power playing major parts, is scheduled to take place by 2020, but concerns are growing that the current economic downturn could delay the agenda.

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