Posts Tagged ‘secure’

For a secure energy future, there are far better investments than Hinkley | John Sauven

The nuclear project is outdated and expensive – the UK should be focussing time and money on renewables, interconnectors, storage, smart grids and efficiency Hinkley Point C, the multibillion pound nuclear deal, years in the making, is on the cusp of unravelling. At the last minute, the government has hit the pause button in order […]

Three Mile Island fails to secure energy-sale contract, threatening plant’s future

Three Mile Island was unable to land a contract to sell its electricity on the grid for 2018-2019, leaving questions about the plant’s future in a competitive energy market. Here’s some info on the recent PJM auction and what the lost business means for the Exelon-owned power plant and the 700 people who work there. […]

Jamestown wind farm ‘productivity’ helped secure ACT energy contract

The ACT’s Environment Minister says the potential productivity of a wind farm at Jamestown, in mid-north South Australia, secured its inclusion in the Territory’s new green energy push. The Hornsdale Farm project was one of three the ACT Government has included in a 20-year supply deal, which means the project will now begin construction. View […]