US study: Wind and solar to be cost competitive by 2025

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National Renewable Energy Laboratory reckons solar power costs in western states to fall by 35 per cent

Wind and solar power generation will be cost competitive with fossil fuels without recourse to federal subsidies by 2025, according to a new study from the US National Renewable Energy Laboratory. The...

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