Australian Chart of the week | Tis’ all about the Benjamins: foregone value of solar constraints

Summer is now well and truly behind us. However, grid stability remains a concern with no relief in sight for the five solar farms across Victoria and NSW. The solar farms are currently at 50% output.

The constraint has been in place since mid-September last year and will likely last until at least mid-2020. This coincides with the implementation of AEMO’s solution for rectifying fault current issues in the Red Cliffs.

In this week’s Chart of the week, we investigate opportunity cost estimates (foregone revenues) for the constrained projects.

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