Could renewables be 'knocked over by the death struggle of oil'?

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Chief executive of Novozymes says green energy companies must be prepared for an explosive battle with fossil fuel industry

The plummeting oil price might not have a major impact on the renewables energy industry this year, but green businesses should be prepared for a long and dangerous battle with the fossil fuel industry...

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