New Record Set for World's Cheapest Solar Power  

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10 years ago making solar power cheaper than coal seemed like a very long term goal. Now it is reality. I wonder if the dudes at Google who gave up on this goal feel a bit embarrassed now ?

Bloomberg reports that the developers bid as little as 2.99 cents a kilowatt-hour to develop 800 MW of solar power projects for the Dubai utility company - 15% below than the previous record set in Mexico. The lowest priced solar power has plunged around 50% in the past year - New Record Set for World's Cheapest Solar, Now Undercutting Coal.

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Yeah, instead they invested in kites.

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