31 May '16, 11pm

2015 confirmed as record-breaking year for renewables

Christine Lins, the group's executive secretary, said clean energy's growth is especially impressive when set against the context of low commodity prices. "What is truly remarkable about these results is that they were achieved at a time when fossil fuel prices were at historic lows, and renewables remained at a significant disadvantage in terms of government subsidies," she said in a statement. "For every dollar spent boosting renewables, nearly four dollars were spent to maintain our dependence on fossil fuels."

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