22 November 2016
The renewable energy sector called for constraints on wind and solar PV to be removed from the Department of Energy (DoE)’s draft Integrated Resource Plan (IRP), which it announced on Tuesday.
The base case of the IRP sees the first nuclear reactor coming online in 2037, compared to about eight reactors coming online in 2030 in the current plan. Coal also sees a big drop in the revised plan. Read more here…