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Study: Current and Future Cost of Photovoltaics

Fraunhofer-Institut für Solare Energiesysteme ISE

Johannes N. Mayer, Dr. Simon Philipps, Noha Saad Hussein, Dr. Thomas Schlegl, Charlotte Senkpiel, Fraunhofer ISE
February 24, 2015

According to a study by the Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE commissioned by Agora Energiewende, solar energy will become the cheapest power source in many parts of the world. By 2025, solar power in sunny regions will be cheaper than power from coal or gas.