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Government taskforce aims to achieve UK's electricity target

A Government taskforce has been formed to boost biomass production in the UK.The group, headed by ex-president of the National Farmers Union Sir Ben Gill, has one year to prove biomass can help the Government meet its obligation to produce 15% of the UKs electricity from renewable sources by 2015.Gill said: Biomass can make a huge contribution to important agendas for renewable energy, but it struggles to make progress. With the team I intend to define why and then ...