399. The Committee's recommendations
throughout this Part of our Report (and, for convenience, also
brought together in Part 1) cover a variety of individual topics
relating to renewable energy. Taken on their own, these individual
points tell only part of the story. Even tackling all of them
will not be enough.
400. The world's energy problems will not go away.
Indeed, there is every reason to think that people have barely
begun to appreciate the difficulties the future may bring. Renewable
energy can help meet these challenges, but it is not enough on
its own. It is only one component of the integrated strategies
necessary to reduce consumption, secure future energy needs and
combat climate change.
401. The Committee considers that the development
of renewable energy raises important questions to which the attention
of the House should be drawn, and makes this Report to the House