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Negative prices unmask limitations of the market

Negative prices unmask limitations of the market

GERMANY: One Sunday in May revealed some very different ways of dealing with wind generation among Germany's energy traders when faced with extremely low prices.

Big Picture: Tailor-made jackets await installation

Big Picture: Tailor-made jackets await installation

DENMARK: This is not a scene from HG Wells' The War of the Worlds, although these structures are almost cosmic in size.

Auction rules threaten to stifle wind innovation

Auction rules threaten to stifle wind innovation

GERMANY: The German government's insistence that renewable-energy projects must deliver all their electricity into the wholesale market to qualify for support risks cutting off some of the more innovative uses of wind power currently under development.

WindEconomics: Risk drives wide variation across EU

WindEconomics: Risk drives wide variation across EU

EUROPE: One of the reasons for variations in estimates of the generation costs of wind is the difference in the cost of capital from country to country, generally termed the interest rate.


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