/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/header-logo-isla.png 0 0 Ioana /wp-content/uploads/2013/10/header-logo-isla.png Ioana2015-12-16 11:44:292019-04-11 17:32:48Uruguay success story: 95% of its electricity from renewables
Uruguay success story: 95% of its electricity from renewables
At the climate summit in Paris, Uruguay announced that it produces 94.5% of electricity from renewable energy sources.
The performance was achieved in less than ten years without government support or increases in consumer prices.In fact, reducing to near-zero carbon emissions was accompanied by notable declines in electricity costs.
In the last 5 years, in Uruguay, investments in renewable energy reached 15% of GDP, rising to $ 7 billion.
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