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Thursday, 02 June 2016 - 8:50
Renewable energy surges to record levels around the world
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A study says that new solar, wind and hydropower sources were added in 2015, at the fastest rate the world has yet seen.

The Renewable Global Status Report found that investments in renewables during the year were more than double the amount, spent on new coal and gas-fired power plants.

For the first time, emerging economies spent more than the rich on renewable power and fuels.

Over 8 million people are now working in renewable energy worldwide.
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