Declining costs of renewable power generation are poised to make these forms of generation more common. “Renewable” power will soon start to be seen as normal. Renewables have experienced tremendous growth in the recent past, 86% for solar energy in 2012 alone. And their performance is improving while costs continue to fall with mass production and economies of scale. But ask any renewable energy advocate or their lobbyists and they will tell you that the time to cut subsidies and remove mandatory targets may be around the corner but has not quite arrived yet… (more)