Portugal hails new record low for solar power prices

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Portugal aims to have 7000MW of renewable energy by 2030
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Portugal aims to have 7000MW of renewable energy by 2030

Lowest winning bid for solar energy output in latest auction round easily beat the previous record, which was also set in Portugal a year earlier

A new world record for the lowest price of future solar power output was set this week, with winning bids in Portugal's latest mega-auction of clean energy contracts promising to deliver solar power from...

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