Posts Tagged ‘Cost’

Rising ocean waters from global warming could cost trillions of dollars | John Abraham

We’ll need to mitigate and adapt to global warming to avoid massive costs from sea level rise Ocean waters are rising because of global warming. They are rising for two reasons. First, and perhaps most obvious, ice is melting. There is a tremendous amount of ice locked away in Greenland, Antarctica, and in glaciers. As […]

The high cost of cheap electricity: Don Pittis

New technology and old. A farm windmill in front of giant turbines in South Australia that feed the world's largest lithium ion battery made by Tesla that went into operation last week. View full post on Wind Power News

Renewable energy to reach cost parity with coal by 2020

Australia can reach a renewable energy tipping point in 2020, with renewable generation costs to be less than fossil fuels, EY power leaders say. Australia may be one of the first nations to reach this stable grid parity point, EY Global Advisory power and utility leader Serge Colle told Fairfax Media. View full post on […]

If we keep subsidizing wind, will the cost of wind energy go…

There are high hopes for renewable energy to help society by providing a more stable climate, better energy security and less pollution. Government actions reflect these hopes through policies to promote renewable energy. View full post on Wind Power News

Retiring worn-out wind turbines could cost billions that nobody has

Texas is by far the leading wind energy producer in the United States, generating more than 20,000 megawatts of electricity each year. View full post on Wind Power News

Wind Power Provider for Microsoft DC: Cost Savings Will Come

The man who directs resource planning for Black Hills Corp., the owner of two wind farms in Wyoming and the winner of a huge contract to provide power for Microsoft's Cheyenne data center , told Data Center Knowledge that there will be cost savings for Microsoft in adopting renewable power. . . down the road […]

U.K. Wind Farm Ban May Cost Scotland $3.9 Billion, Lawmakers Say

The U.K. should review its decision to ban onshore wind subsidies, a move that could cost Scotland as much as 3 billion pounds and torpedo its clean energy targets, lawmakers said. The Scottish government's views weren't considered when former Prime Minister David Cameron's Conservative government said it would end new subsidies for the technology, according […]

Dominion: Rebidding cuts cost of offshore wind farm nearly $100m

Dominion Resources Inc. says it’s cut the potential cost of its offshore wind farm test project by as much as $100 million by breaking it down into separate contracts and rebidding the work. Divvying up the project dropped the estimated total price tag to about $300 million, officials said Thursday, compared to the $375 million […]

Global Cost and Price of Wind Power Equipment Market – Industry…

Gen’s report, ‘Global Cost and Price of Wind Power Equipment Market – Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecast 2016-2021’ provides detailed market and segment level data on the Global and Chinese consumption of Cost and Price of Wind Power Equipment. The report provides historic, forecast and growth patterns by company, country and type/application […]

Energy policy U-turns ‘may cost households £120 a year’

Power bills may be higher due to changes to wind farm funding and energy efficiency schemes, MPs warn Changes in government energy policy since the last election have chased off investors and may have added £120 a year to household bills, according to a parliamentary report. Thursday’s report, from the energy and climate change committee, […]