achieving 15% of electricity consumption from renewable sources by 2010 through existing and new projects under the REFIT Scheme; and - achieving 33% of electricity consumption from renewable sources by 2020 through support for research, development, commercialisation and technology transfer and planning for offshire wind, ocean technology and biomass.
- achieving 20% savings in energy across the electricity, transport and heating sectors by 2020;
- updating national building regulations with a view to amending existing regulations in 2008, including to reduce energy demand by 40% relative to current standards;
- setting a target of 33% for energy savings across the public sector; IEA/IRENA Global Renewable Energy Policies and Measures Database © OECD/IEA and IRENA, [November 2020]

Impact indicators:
  • 1
    Name: Share of renewables (%)
    Value: 80
    Base year: -
    Target year: 2027
    Comments: -