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Electricity demand in southern Europe to soar with air con – scientists

climate change is likely to see an increased reliance on air conditioners in southern europe
Climate change is likely to see an increased reliance on air conditioners in southern Europe. Photograph: AKP Photos/Alamy

Study predicts power consumption to rise with hotter temperatures, increasing need for renewable sources, while northern Europe’s demand may fall

August 28, 2017 — Demand for electricity is set to soar in southern Europe as climate change takes hold, research has revealed, with the effect likely to be down to a boom in the use of air conditioning. Continue reading Electricity demand in southern Europe to soar with air con – scientists