Renewable Energy Set to Outperform Coal by 2021

Solar overtakes coal

Hydro, solar, and wind energy are now close to toppling the prime position of coal in America’s electric grid system. The speed at which wind and solar power are being generated, it is expected that by 2021 United States would receive more power from renewable energy as compared to coal, as per projections made by the Institute for Energy Economic and Financial Analysis.

Decline attributed to multiple factors