What Next For Renewables In Cities? – The Expert View

What Next For Renewables In Cities? – The Expert View

by The Daily Eye Team February 24 2017, 6:35 pm Estimated Reading Time: 0 mins, 39 secs

A complex range of factors is shaping how and why cities adopt renewable energy, from costs to the need for stable power supplies As renewable energy projects are rolled out in cities around the world, we spoke to companies and organisations working in the sector to find out what’s happening and what to expect. Here’s what they said.
‘It’s cheaper than the alternatives’ – Sarah Chapman, CEO, Faro Energy In an increasing number of cities around the world, businesses are switching to rooftop solar. The trend started in rich countries, where solar has been subsidised, but as the cost of solar has come down it has become cost-competitive in sunny cities from Rio de Janeiro to Delhi to Nairobi.


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