Where Is the Space For All the New Renewable Energy?
It’s clear that substantial growth of new utility-scale wind and solar development will continue in the United States. So, where will we fit all the new renewable development?
Growth of Renewables Spurred by Low Costs
In the last four years, over half of the new utility-scale generation capacity in the U.S. has come from renewable technologies. While growth in renewables once seemed driven by government mandates, today it is the dramatically declining price of wind and solar technology that is driving such growth.