"Hugo Batten, senior project leader at consultancy Aurora Energy Research, tells Carbon Brief it simply isn’t possible to get accurate system integration cost estimates without modelling the different electricity markets down to half hourly resolution."
Distributed generation has ‘fundamental advantage’ in capacity market
"There are some fundamental cost advantages that embedded plants have compared to the large transmission plants,” said Aurora consultant Felix Chow, “namely that embedded plants have lower overall costs to be able to provide capacity that is running for very few hours each year"
Petrol stations becoming key battleground in the energy transition
"The relative rise of non-combusted oil use is a double-edged sword for BP and other majors, reducing exposure to environmental policy but challenging the dominant strategy of vertical integration in transport"