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Could solar energy power nearly half of the US electric grid by 2050?

We use Lens Power to assess the feasibility of this ambitious target

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The US Department of Energy recently released a report showing almost half of the country’s electricity could come from solar by 2050. Using  Wood Mackenzie's Lens Power platform, we assess the feasibility of this ambitious target by:

  • Exploring the US generation mix today
  • Discovering Wood Mackenzie’s current outlook out to 2050
  • Seeing how much capacity will be added each year
  • Examining LCOE over time

To find out more about Lens Power, download the brochure via the form at the top of the page or visit our product page to schedule a demo.