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Can renewable energy power the world?

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Renewable energy sources are gaining an increasing share of world energy supplies.

In the next eight weeks we’ll cover the physical principles underlying the various renewables, their economics, their environmental impact, their present status and future prospects.  When you’ve completed the course you should be able to give your own answer to the course question: 'Can renewable energy power the world'?

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