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Solar Energy Generation Costs to Compete With Fossil Fuels By 2017 By Timon Singh, 05/24/12


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Ruth
- 405 days ago - inhabitat.com
"Despite recent clashes between the US and Chinese solar industries, it seems that the entire solar power sector is prospering....so quickly that the report predicts that by 2017 it'll be cheaper than generating power from traditional fossil fuels....'



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Ruth R. (219)
Thursday October 10, 2013, 1:04 pm
While we do not know the future, the people who study are writing these articles.

"The report, which is called “Grid Parity for Wind and Solar Power – Future Outlook and Impact Analysis”, shows that the global solar PV capacity increased by 100% between 2009 and 2011. This figure is expected to soar as both China and the US reach grid parity within the next few years."

Read more: Solar Energy Generation Costs to Compete with Fossil Fuels by 2017 | Inhabitat - Sustainable Design Innovation, Eco Architecture, Green Building
 

Lauren Kozen (163)
Thursday October 10, 2013, 2:46 pm
Noted & Shared. Thanks Ruth.
 

Past Member (0)
Friday October 11, 2013, 8:45 am
Noted & Shared. Thanks Ruth.
 

Donna Hamilton (147)
Friday October 11, 2013, 8:50 am
Noted. Thanks, Ruth.
 

Dawn Mason (111)
Friday October 11, 2013, 9:26 am
Done
 

Past Member (0)
Friday October 11, 2013, 9:46 am
Noted.
 

Pat A. (116)
Friday October 11, 2013, 10:02 am
Thanks Ruth - very good article.
 

Birgit W. (150)
Friday October 11, 2013, 6:13 pm
Thanks for the article.
 

Jonathan Harper (0)
Saturday October 12, 2013, 2:18 am
noted
 

Fi T. (16)
Saturday October 12, 2013, 4:27 am
Use something sustainable in order to avoid further devastating our home
 

Ben Oscarsito (339)
Saturday October 12, 2013, 5:09 am
Right; -Solar Power! -It'll last for 5 billion years...
 

Darren G. (8143)
Saturday October 12, 2013, 7:33 am
TY for sharing:-)
 

Jav R. (0)
Saturday October 12, 2013, 5:02 pm
Gracias
 

Melania Padilla (179)
Monday October 14, 2013, 2:18 pm
Thanks
 

Ruth R. (219)
Sunday October 27, 2013, 12:53 pm
Thank you for noting and/or commenting!
 

Ruth R. (219)
Sunday November 24, 2013, 7:55 pm
(Lauren,Dawn,Pat,Brigit, Jonathan,Melania, get a green star asap.)
 
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