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Renewable energy costs dropping across the globe

Solar, wind power often as cheap as coal-fired thermal power

Offshore wind farms are becoming cheap and plentiful, especially in Europe's windy seas. (Photo courtesy of Dong Energy)

FRANKFURT, Germany -- Renewable energy is growing cheaper to produce, with bid prices for solar and wind power projects in Europe and the Middle East dropping to levels comparable with coal-fired thermal power.

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