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The Economics of Renewable Energy Supply

  • Subhes C. BhattacharyyaEmail author
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Abstract

This chapter introduces the economics of renewable energy supply. It covers the economics of renewable electricity supply and that of bio-fuels and presents the commonly used support mechanisms. The concerns for level-playing field for renewable energies and the cost barriers are also discussed.

Keywords

Renewable energy status Renewable electricity Levelised costs Support mechanisms 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of Energy and Sustainable DevelopmentDe Montfort UniversityLeicesterUK

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