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The fair cost of renewable energy

Nature Climate Change volume 2, pages 488489 (2012) | Download Citation

A cost-efficient use of climate funds in developing countries requires rigorous assessment of local mitigation costs. Now research presents a novel way to estimate the increase in energy costs involved in scaling up solar photovoltaic and wind power.

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  1. Michael Jakob is at the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research, PO Box 60 12 03, Potsdam, Germany

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