Renewables May Prove Cheaper Than 96% of Coal Plants Worldwide by 2030

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The uphill battle confronting coal seems to be getting steeper.

A new global analysis of 6,685 coal plants finds that it is now cheaper to build new renewable generation than to run 35 percent of coal plants worldwide. By 2030, that percentage increases dramatically, with renewables beating out 96 percent of today‚Äôs existing and planned coal-fired generation… read more at

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