In 2021, solar PV and wind comprised about three quarters of global net generation capacity additions. Adding all renewables together brings the figure to 84%. Solar PV and wind have both reached about 0.9 Terawatts (TW) of installed capacity. They must do the heavy lifting to mitigate climate change. Although there are supply chain bottlenecks from time to time, these are primarily symptoms of rapid growth and are soon resolved by growth in production of materials, or substitution of other materials.
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