Generating electricity on-farm

Posted by : Gordon Rogers | Category : Adaptation | Comments : 0 Comments


There are a number of electrical power generation technologies which are suitable for use on farm. ¬†These options can be compared using the ‘levelled cost of energy’ (LCOE). This is the average price of electricity generated over the plant life taking into account all costs and maintenance required. As it takes into account all costs [...]

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Shopping around for cheaper energy

Posted by : Gordon Rogers | Category : Energy efficiency | Comments : 0 Comments

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In addition to potential savings through improving energy efficiency, there are changes occurring in the energy marketplace that can also reduce costs. The electricity market is currently undergoing reform to introduce greater flexibility and transparency under the National Energy Customer Framework. The aim of this national reform is to ensure customers have consistent information on [...]

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