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Today’s Solutions: July 15, 2024

IEA: Renewables are the only m

IEA: Renewables are the only major power source to grow in 2020

In its annual World Energy Outlook, the International Energy Agency (IEA) reported that renewables are expected to overtake coal as the primary means of producing electricity by 2025. The combined share of solar photovoltaic (PV) and wind in the global generation will rise to almost 30 percent in Read More...

Offshore wind power could sing

Offshore wind power could singlehandedly meet world’s energy needs

Currently, offshore wind provides only 0.3% of global power generation. But a recent report from the International Energy Agency (IEA) claims that setting up wind turbines on the world’s best offshore sites could provide more than enough clean energy to outstrip global energy demand. In the Read More...

30 percent of the world’s en

30 percent of the world’s energy supply to be clean by 2023

The latest annual report of the International Energy Agency suggests that the world will install over 1 terawatt of clean energy within the coming five years. That’s more than the entire power generation of the European Union today. The expected growth is made possible by a rise in the number of Read More...