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Can renewable energy sources power the world?
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Acknowledgements

This text has been abbreviated and edited by Godfrey Boyle from Chapter 1 of Renewable Energy (Boyle, G. (ed) OUP, 2012)), originally authored by Godfrey Boyle, Bob Everett and Gary Alexander.

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