24 Jun '12, 9pm

BC Wind Energy Costs Declining, Productivity Increasing: Report

BC Wind Energy Costs Declining, Productivity Increasing: Report

The report also concluded there are currently 4,700 gigawatt hours per year (Gwh/year) of electricity available in B.C. at a lifetime cost (LCOE) of under C$87/megawatt-hour, and 18,000 Gwh/hr for a cost of under C$95/megawatt-hour. However, this does not include utility contract terms, and substation costs needed to connect these resources to the grid. Nor does it include savings from pollution reductions and avoided healthcare costs.

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2012/06/24/bc-wind-energy-costs-...

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