Renewable energy was the one category that bucked the global trend of declining energy consumption in 2020. Despite the 4.5% decline of primary global energy consumption — the largest since World War II — global renewable energy consumption grew by 9.7% in 2020. That was a slight decline from its 12.2% pace the year before, but it’s remarkable given how significantly the pandemic impacted total energy demand.
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A potential 8 gigawatts (GW) of onshore wind and solar is eligible to bid in the upcoming Contracts for Difference (CfD) round. The latest figures from Cornwall Insight’s ‘renewables pipeline tracker’ show that the pipeline of projects for both forms of green energy generation continue to grow. The market researcher calculates a CfD allocation round four eligible solar pipeline of around 3 GW, up 1.8
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