IEA: We underestimated solar but we're still in serious strife

The International Energy Agency has admitted they badly underestimated solar PV's potential and now foresee the potential for solar to be the biggest source of power by 2040. But based on current trends we're bound for 6 degree temperature rise with coal remaining the king.

The International Energy Agency has released a progress report on how the world is tracking in decarbonising its energy supply and progressing low carbon technologies, and the result is not good. 

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