How much it would cost for the entire planet to switch to renewable energy

How much it would cost for the entire planet to switch to renewable energy

We live in a time marked by rising emissions, melting ice caps and the looming threat of climate catastrophe. Fortunately, there’s thousands of brilliant solutions to these pressing environmental issues – but how much would it cost to implement them on a global scale?

This infographic by QuidCorner shows that the global cost of switching to renewable energy is high at £29.46 trillion – but that’s still only 21% of global wealth.

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Source: Inhabitat

Date: February 2015

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