27 Sep '14, 2pm

Solar makes the world go round (by 2050):

IEA: Solar to be world's main energy source by 2050 26. September 2014 | Applications & Installations , Financial & Legal Affairs , Global PV markets , Industry & Suppliers , Markets & Trends , Investor news | By: Jonathan Gifford International Energy Agency announces at EU PVSEC that solar is likely to account for more than 50% of global power by 2050. At EU PVSEC's closing event, the IEA has confidently forecast that solar will be the world's majority energy source by 2050.EU PVSEC In a document to be released on Monday, the International Energy Agency (IEA) is set to forecast that solar, in all its forms, will contribute more than 50% of the world's electricity by 2050. While the IEA will set out a number of scenarios, its latest Energy Technology Perspectives document will set out a cumulative PV capacity of 4,600 GW in 2050, supplying 6,500Twh of electricity annually....

Full article: http://www.pv-magazine.com/news/details/beitrag/iea--sola...

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usgbc.org 24 Sep '14, 9pm

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