In a remarkable feat for the world, according to the International Energy Agency (IEA), world’s capacity to generate electricity from renewable sources has now overtaken the previous biggest source – coal.
China making use of Wind turbines Wind Energy Update
Poland’s Belchatów coal-fired power station. PGE
“We are witnessing a transformation of global power markets led by renewables. The expansion of renewable capacity reflects cost reductions for onshore wind and solar panels that would have been unthinkable just five years ago.” – Fatih Birol, Executive Director, IEA