Definition of 'alternative energy'
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Its products meet the challenges of ageing electricity infrastructure, digitisation and alternative energy sources. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Will alternative energy sources become economically competitive? Times, Sunday Times (2008)Stop subsidies for all alternative energy sources. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Outside life is busy exploring in alternative energy sources. Times, Sunday Times (2006)He called for urgent investment in alternative energy sources. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The shortages in fossil fuels are also leading to more investment in the discovery of alternative energy sources. Times, Sunday Times (2010)More and more investors are betting that they can make money by saving the planet and mining the potentially rich seams of alternative energy sources. Times, Sunday Times (2006)It is part of a government package to encourage alternative energy sources - but the generous payouts have surprised some homeowners. Times, Sunday Times (2008)We need alternative energy sources. The Sun (2013)The Swansea Bay tidal lagoon offers the best form of alternative energy going. Times, Sunday Times (2016)In the meantime, it has announced a long-term consultation process to inquire into sources of alternative energy. Times, Sunday Times (2006)
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