Tag: energy cost

Commercialization, Electric, Energy Consumption, Renewable Energy

Solar cheapest form of new power in major markets as new tech drives costs lower, states WoodMac

January 21, 2021

Via: PV Resources

Solar is now cheapest form of new electricity in a host of international markets, driven by cost reductions and growth of bifaciality, large-area solar modules and trackers. That is the conclusion of a new report released by analysts Wood Mackenzie, […]

Commercialization, Mainstream technologies, Renewable Energy

Cost, not climate, is driving transition to renewables: BlackRock’s Jim Barry

February 23, 2018

Via: CNBC energy

BlackRock has almost $5 billion invested in renewables, the global head of BlackRock Infrastructure Investment Group told CNBC on Friday. “As I look at infrastructure, I’m looking for where the structural shifts (are) underway, and there’s a massive structural shift […]

Commercialization, Renewable Energy

If We Keep Subsidizing Wind, Will the Cost of Wind Energy Go Down?

August 10, 2017

Via: Energy Collective

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. In the U.S. since 1992 there’s been a federal subsidy to […]