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The costs of offshore wind power: Blindness and insight

This useful paper explains how the cost of offshore wind has increased in the United Kingdom and how government accounting of the costs have failed to reveal this fact. The paper examines how the actual costs of both onshore and offshore wind generation have not fallen significantly. In fact, the authors report that the operating costs of new capacity have increased significantly for both onshore and offshore wind farms while the operating costs for existing wind farms have increased more rapidly as the turbines aged. The full paper can be accessed by clicking on the document links on this page.

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The Costs Of Offshore Wind Power Blindness And Insight

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SEP 21 2020
https://www.windaction.org/posts/51857-the-costs-of-offshore-wind-power-blindness-and-insight
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