10 Apr '12, 2pm

Renewable Electricity Supply to be Cheaper by 2030

Renewable Electricity Supply to be Cheaper by 2030

An increasing number of countries have formulated policies to introduce renewable energy sources into their electricity supply in order to combat global warming or to decrease their dependency on imported fossil fuels. A positive side effect of this development has been the macro-economic benefits gained by each society that starts this transition to a solar- and wind-powered economy. Green jobs and regional value creation, better air quality and health benefits, and many more positive results can be observed all over the world. Of course, the transformation of the energy system isn’t free. Investment is needed to introduce new technologies and build the infrastructure that suits the requirements of renewable energy sources . Governments all over the world have developed different kinds of incentives to encourage the private investments that are needed to reap these climat...

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2012/04/10/renewable-electricity...

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