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Removing Coal from the UK Electricity Mix

Removing Coal from the UK Electricity Mix

The UK wants to remove coal from its energy mix - how might this be done? ...
Electricity Price Extremes

Electricity Price Extremes

Price extremes (both high and low) are a useful way to examine supply and demand problems in electricity markets ...
Competition to Electricity Storage

Competition to Electricity Storage

Energy storage will be a game-changer for renewable power; but it isn't the only solution for balancing supply with demand ...
PV Efficiency and Solar LCOE

PV Efficiency and Solar LCOE

For solar PV, much focus has been on module cost reduction; but other variables are significant for energy costs ...
Transforming the Business of Power

Transforming the Business of Power

There are strong comparisons between electricity markets today, and telecoms markets in the past ...
Distributed Power = Energy Everywhere

Distributed Power = Energy Everywhere

Distributed power is about more than small, off-grid solar panels; it can be transformative to the energy industry ...
Variable, Intermittent, Unreliable

Variable, Intermittent, Unreliable

Renewable power can be variable; but is this the same as unreliable, as critics often claim? ...
Load Duration Curves and Peak Demand

Load Duration Curves and Peak Demand

Peak demand doesn't last very long, but accounts for a large amount of infrastructure and resource ...
Power, Energy and Capacity Factor

Power, Energy and Capacity Factor

It's crucial to understand the differences and the relationship between MWh (energy) and MW (power) ...
LCOE: it's not the only cost metric

LCOE: it’s not the only cost metric

LCOE may be the most commonly used, but it's not the only metric available to evaluate energy costs ...