26 Feb '15, 8am

RenewableUK comments on results of first Contract for Difference Auctions. Media release:

RenewableUK today commented on the results of the first auctions for renewable power held under the Contract for Difference regime. The regime, instituted by the 2013 Energy Act, gives renewable power developers contracts detailing a set amount – or “strike price” for each megawatt hour (MWh) of power they produce. Developers are given a guarantee that they will receive this price for each megawatt hour for fifteen years of operation. Contracts were awarded to two offshore wind farms, one in England and one in Scotland: East Anglia Phase 1, and Neart na Gaoithe, a total of 1162 MW capacity, with strike prices varying between £114.39 and £119.89 per MWh. Contracts were also awarded to fifteen onshore wind farms, across England, Scotland and Wales. The onshore wind farms awarded contracts equated to a total of 748.55 MW capacity, with average strike prices for each year vary...

Full article: http://www.renewableuk.com/en/news/press-releases.cfm/201...

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