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This special interest group is for professionals to connect and discuss all types of carbon-free power alternatives, including nuclear, renewable, tidal and more.
Solar and wind grid system value in the United States: The effect of transmission congestion, generation profiles, and curtailment
- Jun 23, 2021 5:15 pm GMT
Regions that have high penetration of solar and wind resources can experience an excess of energy supply, which drives down hourly power prices, particularly for renewables. This is a benefit for consumers, but the decline in market value can hurt producers, according to a new study from the Energy Department’s Berkeley Lab.
The study tracked market value of energy and capacity produced by 2,100 utility scale power plants across major power markets through 2019.
Offshore Wind | Fixed v Floating or Fixed & Floating
Fixed v Floating or Fixed & Floating It is not Fixed v Floating with regards to offshore wind going forwards, rather Fixed & Floating turbines. A decade or so I was risk manager for Seagreen, and as we see from todays planning..
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