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NREL Report:

July 30, 2012

Authors: Suzanne Tegen, Maureen Hand, Ben Maples, Eric Lantz, Paul Schwabe, and Aaron Smith, NREL

This document provides a detailed description of NREL's levelized cost of wind energy equation, assumptions, and results in 2010, including historical cost trends and future projections for land-based and offshore utility-scale wind.

—Jim Leyshon