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Portugal powered by 100% renewable energy for over four days

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified May 20, 2016 01:05 AM
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by Lacy Cooke last modified May 19, 2016

Another exciting renewable energy feat in Europe points to the promise of a sustainable energy future. From May 7 to May 11, Portugal was powered entirely by renewable sources. During the 107 hours of 100 percent renewable energy, the country drew on hydropower, wind power, biofuels, and solar to make this green electricity dream a reality. How did they make it work? According to the WorldWatch Institute, progressive policies played a large role. Feed-in tariffs, or guaranteed prices...






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