What are Generator Revenue Streams?

Generators typically secure revenue for their projects from three areas: wholesale energy prices; embedded benefits - which are payments made to distributed generators for reducing the need to use the transmission network; and subsidies - paid to renewable generators for helping to decarbonise the the UK energy mix.

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Posted on: 20/07/2021

Informer Issue 521 - 20/07/2021

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