economic review of different electricity generation technologies called the Australian energy technology assessment. This report first published in 2012 is to be followed by biannual updates. The purpose of the report is to forecast the technical and economic aspects of 40 different electricity generation technologies under Australian conditions, herby presenting cost estimates to planners and investors. This model is then used to compare different technologies with costs projected up to 2050. AETA
world, there is direct relation between the level of economic development and per capita energy consumption. At present, this parameter for India is 300, for UK is 15 times more while for USA, it is about 30 times more. This simply proves that electricity as the most popular and indispensable form of energy be it in the thermal form, mechanical form, for lighting purposes or for transportation
pay a monthly fee for the solar electricity. That fee should be at a lower rate (on average over a year) than what the customer is currently paying their utility. In return, the solar provider takes on the responsibility and cost of installation and maintenance of the panels. Knowledge is the key to bringing down the costs of PV energy production. As the public sees the benefits of PV and embraces the change costs will drop. When jurisdictions and utilities unite cost will drop.
jobs. The solar energy technology that will be used in California’s Imperial County is called the sterling energy systems SunCatcher technology. It will require 28,360 solar dishes and will produce approximately 709 megawatts which will provide electricity to 212,700 to 531,750 homes. The second project is called the Chevron Lucerne Valley Solar Project and will use solar photovoltaic technology in San Bernardino County using 40,500 solar panels, producing 45 megawatts, and powering 13,500 to 33,750
incentivizing its use. Since energy policies not only are accompanied with the use of taxpayers’ money, but also play a significant role in showing the direction of future energy plan that is also associated with creating new market, conducting constant cost-benefit analysis for feasibility and efficiency check and tracking relevant technological developments are inevitable. In this paper, hence, I wil... ... middle of paper ... ...h and technological development, as it will solve the efficiency and