A few renewable energy good news stories:
- Saudi Arabia received the lowest bids ever recorded for electricity from solar energy . While reflecting the benefit of free land, government support, economies of scale and favourable financing these record low prices are a great sign for the technological progress of solar energy.
- It is cheaper to get energy from new offshore wind farms in the UK than from new nuclear power plants
- For one day in early October, wind power provided double the entire electricity demand of Scotland. Earlier in the year, wind provided 124% of Scotland’s electricity demand between January and June.
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