Tag Archive: renewable energy

Current Events: Week Four

For the next two weeks we’re going to be talking about renewable energy in the European Union.  To get started, have a look at this map from Eurostat.  It represents the renewable energy that European Union countries produce as a percentage of their total energy consumption in 2010.


Do any of these results surprise you?

It seems like the trends from 2010 have continued.  Check out this British article from The Independent: Britain one of the lowest producers_of renewable energy in the E

As you read the article think about these questions:

According to the article, what has changed since 2010?

Does any information from the article surprise you?