28 Feb '15, 6am

Offshore Wind Costs Continue To Fall, UK Study Finds

Clarify the Government’s future programme, and level of regulatory support for offshore wind, after the February 2015 Contract for Difference auction and with respect to the Levy Control Framework beyond 2020 Encourage the demonstration of balance of plant innovations such as novel foundations and optimised electrical networks Investigate the potential impact of lower than anticipated levels of investment in the jack-up and heavy lift construction vessel fleets, particularly for foundation installation Support the capture and sharing of knowledge and best practice through increased collaboration, with a view to increasing the predictability of project execution Continue to track cost reduction progress in the UK and extend monitoring to include European offshore wind development Consider identifying, and if required, addressing the gaps in skills and expertise required to ...

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2015/02/28/offshore-wind-costs-c...

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