Global Shift Towards Renewable Energy Requires a Broad Variety of Actors and a Synergy of All Renewables
- Published: 30 March 2015 30 March 2015
The global shift towards a renewable energy supply started around three decades ago, in both North America and Europe. In the past few years, it has also reached many other countries. This process has seen great success stories but also major setbacks. However, its main drivers have been small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs), communities and the citizens who have expressed their preference for an energy supply based on domestic and sustainable renewable energies.
By Stefan Gsänger, Secretary General, WWEA, Germany