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1.42 Eurocent/kWh – New Record Low Solar Electricity

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The consortium consisting of French Total and Japanese Marubeni have offered to build for Qatar General Electricity and Water Corp an 800 MW solar park for 1.423ct/kWh. The spectacular price decay can be seen here:

In merely 5 years time, prices of electricity from solar parks in the desert came down with a factor of 4.

Now pray for a similar price erosion in storage technology and the victory of renewable energy is secured.

[wattisduurzaam.nl] – Record goedkoopste zonnestroom naar Qatar: 1,42 eurocent/kWh

Global LNG Trade 2016

Australia replaced Qatar as the largest exporter.

[iea.org] – Natural Gas 2017 – overview
[twitter.com] – Global LNG trade continued to increase in 2016, with Australia replacing Qatar as largest LNG supplier to OECD Asia

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