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Renewable Energy as a Hedge Against Fuel Price Fluctuation

How to Capture the Benefits

September 8, 2008 51 pages

Renewable Energy as a Hedge Against Fuel Price Fluctuation

How to Capture the Benefits

September 8, 2008 51 pages

Description

This paper explores the potential for renewable energy to serve as a financial “hedge,” reducing exposure to fuel price risk. Renewable energy generation brings with it the price stability benefits of free-fuel generation from emerging technologies such as solar, wind, small hydro, and geothermal sources.

Additional Information

Document Type: Background paper
Theme: Climate Change, Green Economy