07 May '11, 9pm

Unprecedented UN Report: Renewable Energy Costs to Drop, Use to Grow Substantially by 2030, but…

Unprecedented UN Report: Renewable Energy Costs to Drop, Use to Grow Substantially by 2030, but…

While the report found that “the technical potential of renewable energies — especially solar — was substantially higher even than projected world energy demand,” the most it found renewables would power the world by 2050 is 77% (under the 164 scenarios reviewed). Additionally, it did not include in its review WWF’s new Energy Report , unfortunately, which created a road map for achieving 100% renewable energy by 2050. (The report was too new to include in the survey.)

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2011/05/07/unprecedented-un-repo...

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