Renewables dominate new generating capacity

Source: BY KELSEY TAMBORRINO, Politico • Posted: Monday, June 29, 2020

In a new DataPoint graphic, Pro’s Patterson Clark shows how utility-scale electric generating capacity from renewable sources — mostly onshore wind and solar photovoltaic — is on track to far surpass new fossil fuel capacity for 2020, according to data from the Energy Information Administration.

Renewable energy dominates new electric generation capacity.

Renewable energy dominates new electric generation capacity. | Patterson Clark/POLITICO