Power Markets

Wind Turbine Power Purchase Agreement

Critical Terms

Download a summary of key terms and negotiated points in a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with a utility.

New LBNL Report Examines Changes in the Value of Variable Renewable Generation at High Penetration Levels

This study, from our friends at the Berkeley Labs, analyzes the impact that wind and renewable have on the economic value of certain forms of power generation, as renewable generation makes up increasingly larger portions of the fuel mix.

Overview of Power Purchase Agreements

A Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) is the main document that dictates the commercial attractiveness of a project. An executed PPA is required before raising the project financing, unless the developer will use its own balance sheet to finance the project.

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