In fact, the operation of mini nuclear power plants is not a new idea, there have been for many years, successful operation of such technology including those operating in American and Russian nuclear submarines, American aircraft carries and Russian ice breakers and floating power stations.
As to industry reaction, both the wind sector and green campaigners have met news of government support for onshore wind with excitement, given previous policies that hampered onshore wind installations since 2015. But, there is likely to be some opposition to the new policy direction, especially from groups that supported the previous Prime Minister Mr Cameron’s decision to stop supporting onshore wind projects. In addition, increasing government support for onshore wind will not please those seeking to build new nuclear power stations in the UK.
Maine consumers will save $14 million to $44 million each year for the next 15 years through lower electricity costs.
One thing is clear, the prospect of the Qatari increasing its liquefaction export capacity is likely to be further delayed.
Traditionally, when we have talked about onsite power generation, it is usually meant how it applies to various types of renewables technologies, such as wind, solar and energy storage. But in many countries onsite generation is usually dominated by diesel Gensets. But, increasingly we are seeing a growing demand for […]