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Wind power load factor in the United Kingdom

Abstract:

The United Kingdom has ambitious plans to construct large fleets of wind generators both on- and offshore. This programme is driven by the Renewables Obligation (RO), a support mechanism that adds around £1 billion a year to consumer bills at present and is forecast, in its current incarnation, to have cost the consumer around £32 billion in total by 2027. Revisions intended as part of the Renewable Energy Strategy to meet the EU’s 2020 target of 15 percent of Final Energy Consumption must be...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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Journal:
Oxford Energy Forum
Volume:
78
Issue:
August 2009
Pages:
17-20
ISSN:
0959-7727
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