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World Energy Hits a Turning Point: Solar That’s Cheaper Than Wind

By Tom Randall. This article was first published on Bloomberg. Emerging markets are leapfrogging the developed world thanks to cheap panels. A transformation is happening in global energy markets that’s worth noting as 2016 comes to an end: Solar power, for the first time, is becoming the cheapest form of new electricity. This has happened in isolated […]