Solar ‘could account for 13% of world’s power by 2030’

The share of global electricity generated by solar could rise to 13% by 2030. The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) estimates solar capacity could hit between 1,760GW and 2,500GW during that period – up from 227GW today. Reaching that share will require average annual capacity additions to “more than double” for the next 14 years. […]