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

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Electricity demand is set to rise in Southern Europe as more people use air conditioning units | Credit: Ilya Ginsburg
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Electricity demand is set to rise in Southern Europe as more people use air conditioning units | Credit: Ilya Ginsburg

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

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. By contrast,...

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