Wind power is cheaper than nuclear – so can we finally ditch the pro-nuclear ideology? – New Statesman

InhabitatWind power is cheaper than nuclear – so can we finally ditch the pro-nuclear ideology?New StatesmanTwo big offshore wind farms came in at £57.50 per megawatt hour and a third at £74.75. These “strike prices” compare with a guaranteed price for electricity from Hinkley of £92.50. This is the price the government agreed in order to persuade the French Nuclear plans 'should be rethought after fall in offshore windfarm …The GuardianOffshore wind power is cheaper than new nuclear power in the UKInhabitat'Astounding' Results Announced In UK Offshore Wind AuctionNorth American WindpowerEvening Standard -Professional Engineering (subscription) -RenewableUK -The Guardianall 38 news articles »

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