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Portugal needs to invest around EUR20 billion if it's going to reach its target of producing all the energy it needs through renewable sources by 2040. So says António Sá da Costa, president of APREN - the national association of renewable energies - who stresses it is time to "increase the rhythm of growth in new centrals, which has almost stopped in the last three years".
Green energy activists in Portugal are hailing a milestone after favorable weather conditions helped production from renewable sources in March to exceed the country’s monthly electricity consumption for the first time.
Distribution of the electricity generation by source
(October of 2016 until October of 2018)
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