Levelized Cost ($/kW)

Total Capital Cost ($/MWh)

Variable O&M/Fuel Costs ($/MWh)

Fixed O&M ($/MWh)

Transmission Cost ($/MWh)

Levelized Cost of Energy ($/kWh)b

509

292.84

0.00

6.21

13.69

0.313

[0.299]

0.110

0.050

0.075–0.010d

186

81.38

0.00

9.95

8.66

0.100

[0.091]

 

 

0.00

27.10

 

0.033

 

 

0.00

23.40

 

0.027

0.078

0.097

160

48.04–35.1

4.85

3.64–2.66

 

0.057–0.043

348

154.36

0.00

26.72

9.31

0.191

[0.181]

219

64.1–46.29

4.87–3.52

4.62–3.33

 

0.074–0.053



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