The diffusion of renewable electricity in the presence of climate policy and technology learning: The case of Sweden

@inproceedings{Pettersson2009TheDO,
  title={The diffusion of renewable electricity in the presence of climate policy and technology learning: The case of Sweden},
  author={Fredrik Pettersson and Patrik S{\"o}derholm},
  year={2009}
}
The overall objective of this paper is to analyze the impact of climate policy and technology learning on future investments in the Swedish power sector. Methodologically we assess the lifetime engineering costs of different power generation technologies in Sweden, and analyze the impact of carbon pricing on the competitive cost position of these technologies under varying rate-of-return requirements. We also argue that technological learning in the Swedish power sector - not the least in the… CONTINUE READING