Portugal Makes Waves in Alternative Energy

The coastal country is fast becoming an enthusiastic leader in drawing power from the sea, the wind, and the sun

Portugal's sunny climate and picturesque coastline have long been a magnet for tourists. But now, those natural attractions are drawing a different kind of attention. From solar photovoltaics to electricity generation from wind and ocean waves, some of the world's most ambitious and innovative renewable-energy projects are taking shape in this historically poor country of 10.5 million on Europe's western rim.

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