A recent paper Sensitivity analysis on the levelized cost of energy for floating offshore wind farms publised in Sustainable Energy Technologies and Assessments journal estimates the lowest LCOE for windcrete foundation because its cheaper manufacturing costs, compared with TLP or … Read More
Offshore Wind Demonstrates Unprecedented Cost Cuts
After the UK government awarded three offshore wind projects with Contracts for Difference (CfDs), RenewableUK and Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult commented on the news, highlighting the major decline in the cost of offshore wind. Link: http://www.offshorewind.biz
Our partner InnoEnergy and BVG associates have delivered a promising report about the future of offshore wind.
During the WindEurope Summit event that took place in Hamburg the previous September InnoEnergy and BVG Associates launched a joint report on the promising future of the offshore wind resource. In the report six areas regarding the entire implementation of … Read More
Redefining the cost debate – The concept of society’s cost of electricity
Offshore wind is one of the world’s most promising and climate-friendly energy-producing technologies. However critics continue to point out the higher costs, relative to more conventional power sources (also onshore wind). Source: http://www.energy.siemens.com/