Energy Department says solar could produce 45 percent of electricity by 2050
Solar energy can account for 40% of U.S. electricity by 2035
The Biden administration on Wednesday released a report showing the United States can get 40% of its electricity from solar energy by 2035, a significant jump. The Solar Futures Study outlines how solar energy can help decarbonize the U.S. power grid and help achieve a Biden administration goal of net zero emissions in the electricity sector by 2035. “The study illuminates the fact that solar, our cheapest and fastest-growing source of clean e…
Biden administration to set goal of 45% solar energy by 2050
WASHINGTON - The Biden administration on Wednesday will announce a goal of using solar energy to produce nearly half of the nation's electricity by 2050, the New York Times reported, citing a report by the U.S. Energy Department. (Reporting by Susan Heavey)
Joe Biden Wants Solar To Provide 45% Of US Energy By 2050
The Biden administration said Wednesday the United States should aim to garner nearly 50 percent of its electric supply from solar energy by mid-century, unveiling the latest component of its climate change strategy.
Report: Solar could power 40% of US electricity by 2035
WASHINGTON (AP) — Solar energy has the potential to supply up to 40% of the nation’s electricity within 15 years — a 10-fold increase over current solar output, but one that would require massive changes in U.S.