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UK shows offshore wind more costly than solar

Thu Jun 27, 2013 11:49am EDT (The author is a Reuters market analyst. The views expressed are his own.) By Gerard Wynn LONDON, June 27 (Reuters) – Britain’s new support plans for renewable energy confirm that offshore wind is the most expensive green power technology, raising the question why the country is placing so much faith in it. Offshore wind ...

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Powering up the oil patch – McKenzie County Farmer

Lonesome Creek Power Station

By Zach Stenberg Farmer Intern With the influx of people and businesses moving into northwest North Dakota, Basin Electric Power Cooperative of Bismarck is getting ready to go on line with enough power to provide electricity to 36,000 homes in this rapidly growing region of the state. The new Lonesome Creek Station 45-megawatt capacity power plant, which is estimated to ...

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