Updated: Should taxpayers bear shared offshore wind grid risk?

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Redpoint Energy producing report for OFGEM into how government could help create a cost-effective transmission system

Taxpayers could be asked to bear the risk of offshore wind farm developers building unused transmission assets such as substations, under options being considered to cut the cost of installing up to 18...

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