Global wind and solar booms continue, despite challenges ahead

James Murray
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Global wind and solar booms continue, despite challenges ahead

New research and earnings announcements suggests the global renewables market is in fine health, but several clouds loom on the horizon

It has been an encouraging few weeks for the global renewables industry. The title of the lowest cost power plant ever appears to have been secured by a Chilean solar farm that smashed expectations during...

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