Prospects for the exploitation of therenewable energy technologies in the United Kingdom.

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A renewable electricity generation technology harnesses a naturally existing energy flux, such as wind, sun, heat, or tides, and converts that flux to electricity. Natural phenomena have varying time constants, cycles, and energy densities.

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