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Analysis: UK auction reveals offshore wind cheaper than new gas

Analysis: UK auction reveals offshore wind cheaper than new gas

Offshore wind auction results means that these projects are close to being subsidy-free, helping shift the conversation from renewables being expensive, towards how cheap, variable zero-carbon power can be integrated into the UK grid.

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UK renewables auctions set record low price for offshore wind

UK renewables auctions set record low price for offshore wind

Offshore wind now cheaper than nuclear and gas in UK, after second subsidy auction will see two developers build offshore wind farms for just $US75.83/MWh.

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Europe offshore wind build-out must triple to bring Paris goals within reach

Europe offshore wind build-out must triple to bring Paris goals within reach

To support the Paris Agreement’s goal of limiting temperature increase to 1.5°C, Europe will need a CO2-neutral electricity supply by 2045.

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Tesla joins effort to pair batteries with offshore wind

Tesla joins effort to pair batteries with offshore wind

The US EV and battery maker has teamed up with Deepwater Wind to create the largest offshore wind farm with large-scale storage.

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$8 billion offshore wind farm proposed for Victorian waters

$8 billion offshore wind farm proposed for Victorian waters

Melbourne company unveils ambitious plans for 2GW offshore wind farm off Gippsland coast, in what would be an Australian first.

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Offshore wind costs fall 22% in six months as EU auctions drive competition

Offshore wind costs fall 22% in six months as EU auctions drive competition

BNEF report says offshore wind LCOE has fallen to a benchmark estimate of $126/MWh on the back of auction programs in Netherlands, Denmark.

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Dong Energy to build world's lowest cost offshore wind farm

Dong Energy to build world’s lowest cost offshore wind farm

Dong Energy announces major breakthrough in costs of offshore wind energy, winning a tender for 700MW of capacity at a record low price.

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Solar and wind costs predicted to plunge by 60% by 2025

Solar and wind costs predicted to plunge by 60% by 2025

IRENA report predicts average costs of solar and wind could plunge by up to 60% by 2025, molten salt storage by up to half.

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UK throws lifeline to offshore wind, as vacuum company Dyson moves into battery storage

UK throws lifeline to offshore wind, as vacuum company Dyson moves into battery storage

UK government announces plans to allocate $1bn by 2021 to offshore wind farms and other less-established renewable energy technologie

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Hunt flags move to offshore wind on "grand scale". Is he serious?

Hunt flags move to offshore wind on “grand scale”. Is he serious?

Greg Hunt flags “major investment” in offshore wind in Australia. Is the Coalition trying to shift the wind energy debate from land to sea?

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World's biggest floating wind farm approved in Scotland

World’s biggest floating wind farm approved in Scotland

Norwegian oil giant to build 30MW floating wind farm in North Sea after the world-first project was approved by Scottish government.