Archive for June, 2011

Are dreams of a North Sea HVDC Super Grid unravelling?

Jun 29, 2011 No Comments by

There have been dreams of a North Sea Super Grid for some time. With various areas already released as prime locations for offshore wind farm development, all that power is going to need to come to shore – where the demand is. Radial AC connections (for a long time the standard method of plugging in […]

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Nuclear vs. Wind: A UK Perspective

Jun 28, 2011 1 Comment by

Last month, the UK’s Committee on Climate Change released the Renewable Energy Review. The review focuses on two key areas: firstly, whether or not the Governments renewable targets for 2020 should be raised, and secondly, to provide more detailed advice beyond 2020. The report compares the viability of a whole host of renewable and low […]

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