vegan news anti-speciest news animal rights news
vegan news anti-speciest news animal rights news

Environment

May 28, 2020 - Deutsche Welle

Plunging solar energy prices spell bright future for clean electricity

Plunging solar energy prices spell bright future for clean electricity
Solar Panel InstallersFile Photo / © Photabulous!

Solar energy has fallen in cost faster than experts predicted. How did electricity from photovoltaic panels get so cheap?

The plummeting cost of turning sunlight into electricity is beating forecasts by decades, speeding the transition toward a clean energy system.

Solar prices have sunk low enough to make photovoltaics the cheapest source of electricity in most of the world — undercutting fossil fuels in price even before counting costs like air pollution and climate change. Averaging about $0.05/kWh, the cost of generating solar electricity has reached lows that six years ago the International Energy Agency did not expect to come until the middle of the century.

Continue Reading at:

Deutsche Welle


Eco-enviro — Feature Articles

Most Read - Last 30 Days

  1. USA: Trump Administration OKs Beaver Killing in Oregon, Despite Harm to Endangered Salmon, Steelhead
  2. Exploiting Animals Is Killing Us and the Planet
  3. ESTONIA: Animal rights activists, conservationists oppose legalization of bowhunting
  4. China Ends Animal Testing For Imported 'Ordinary' Cosmetics In Game-Changer For Cruelty-Free Beauty
  5. Impossible Foods CEO says the meat industry will be obsolete in 15 years — 'That's our mission'
  6. German coronavirus outbreak at abattoir infects more than 1,000
  7. Red meat link to dementia with excessive amounts of iron limiting brain function
  8. USA: EPA Tests Chemicals on at Least 23,000 Animals Per Year, Plans Phase Out by 2035
  9. Reasons Why Eating Fish Is Not That Healthy
  10. UK: Rotting corpses & animal abuse at farms supplying pig meat

Some photos and photo services
generously donated by Photabulous

Photabulous

Fabulous Photos

PARIS · TORONTO · AMSTERDAM


veganauthority