Collaborative Procurement of Offshore Wind Energy- A Buyers Network: Assessment of Merits and Approaches

Source/Sponsor: 
Clean Energy States Alliance (CESA)
Creator/Author: 
Pace Global
Description: 

The report assesses the merits and approaches relative to aggregated offshore wind energy procurement through a buyer's network among creditworthy purchasers.  The report found that the combination of aggregated procurement, low-cost financing, and use of the investment tax credit could result in an expected levelized cost of energy (LCOE) of $95/MWh (median value–with a range from $85-$120/MWh).

 
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Publication Date: 
Tuesday, September 11, 2012
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Resource Type: 
Document