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Merchant Wind Power

Main article: Wind Power

A recent development in Wind Power is the introduction of Merchant Wind Power initiatives where an owners of brown field sites, such as heavy industry, locates Wind Turbines on their land that exclusively supply them with green electricity. This has created a market where MWP companies install and operate the turbines on brown field sites, with site owners leasing land to the operator and purchasing power at reduced rates. Wind farm in Neuenkirchen, Dithmarschen, Germany. ...

In most cases the development, installation and operation of the turbine site is carried out by a company specialising in Merchant Wind Power who effectively own and operate the turbines, taking all the financial risk required such as paying for procurement of turbines, installation cost etc.



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