Welcome to Face the Facts – the new current affairs podcast from DNV GL Talks Energy, where the world’s leading energy experts share their insights on the most important global news stories about the energy transition.
Solar PV: Generating a brighter energy future
Large-scale solar deployment has been met with challenges in the past, with markets calling for a more ambitious cost target in order to compete with fossil fuels.
Fast forward several years, however, and lower costs are pushing the industry into a significant period of growth. But what does this mean moving forward? And what technologies must suppliers embrace to keep up with our changing energy ecosystem?
In this episode, Dana Olson, Global Solar Segment Leader at DNV GL, explores the coming of age in solar power, the benefits already being seen and how advancements in technology are pushing it towards an even brighter future.
Recent research has found that the solar market is going from strength to strength, with global solar installations set to reach a record high of 114.5 gigawatts in 2019, up 17.5 per cent from 2018.
Fast becoming the most popular source when it comes to renewable energy, what’s next for solar? It’s time to face the facts.