30 Jun '11, 1pm

If Renewable Costs Are Down, Why the Financial Uncertainty?

Though there is financial investment uncertainty, one thing is certain: costs for solar and wind have dropped dramatically. “In the past three years, wind costs have dropped 40 percent, due to bigger and better blades, etc. Call it grid parity or what you will, it's happening folks and it's exciting,” said Kevin Walsh, Managing Director at GE Energy Financial Services . And according to Yunquan Sun of ENN Group North America , CSP is expected to drop 40 percent over the next two to three years, while solar PV prices are already low, and expected to drop below $0.10 per kWh in the near future. So, if prices have dropped significantly, what is holding back a flood of renewable energy investment? Market Uncertainty Over the past year, there have been many factors that led to initial renewable enthusiasm such as the gulf spill, nuclear crisis and oil prices. But according to K...

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