forecasts

  • Media Mentions

    Current | New BEIS forecasts show costs of renewables continues to fall

    Costs of deploying renewable electricity generators continue to fall. This is as new government statistics show dramatic cost reductions for solar and wind out to 2040. The Electricity Generation Costs document details forecasts for the levelised cost of energy (LCOE) across a number of electricity generation technologies. Tom Edwards, Senior...

  • Press Releases

    Forecasts show 46 GW increase of renewables technology capacity required by 2030

    Forecasts from Cornwall Insight’s ‘Benchmark power curve’ suggests that up to ~46GW of new build renewable technology  ̶ ~11GW onshore wind, ~10GW solar and ~25GW offshore wind  ̶  may need to be developed by 2030 to keep pace with 2050 net zero targets. This large-scale deployment of very low/zero marginal...