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Renewables are now Economically Competitive with Fossil Fuels

WWe are witnessing a pivotal moment in history as renewable energy generation using wind and solar becomes economically competitive with fossil fuels. The Geronomio Energy Proposal in Minnesota is one more example of this game changing shift.

Adapted from the Star Tribune 01.15.2014 by Doug Pierce AIA, LEED Fellow, AREA Research

Minneapolis – In a high-stakes competition to build new electric generating capacity in Minnesota,  distributed solar power proved to be the best investment for rate payers over new natural gas plants according to Administrative Law Judge Eric Lipman.  Read more