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Wind and solar generated 10% of global electricity in 2021 - a world first

Fifty countries have now crossed the 10% wind and solar landmark. Image: UNSPLASH/Karsten Würth

Victoria Masterson

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Graph showing wind and solar share of global electricity generation.
In 2021, for the first time, wind and solar generated more than 10% of electricity globally. Image: Ember

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