Julian Spector of Greentech Media reports that the majority of power plants built in 2021 will produce carbon-free energy.
- Market forces, not mandates, have led to wind and solar energy becoming cost-competitive with natural gas.
- Natural gas will comprise 16% of new energy capacity and will mostly be seen in the states of Texas, Ohio, and Pennsylvania.
- While renewables will be scaled up, roughly 5% of America’s nuclear fleet will shut down.
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