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UK solar overtakes coal for 6 months!

by Futures Centre, Oct 27
1 minute read

Another signal among a seemingly countless number of signals that the energy transition – from a centralised, fossil-fuel-based system, to a smart, decentralised and renewable system – continues apace.

In 2015, electricity from coal was outpaced by renewables. 2016 has gone one better, and solar power alone produced more electricity than coal for a full six months this year in the UK.


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