chapter  6
Economics of Wind Power
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The disadvantages of offshore farms are higher investment and maintenance costs. In 2005 a tender for a Danish 200 MW offshore wind farm at Horns Reef in the North Sea resulted in a tariff of about 7 Eurocents/ kWh as compared to a production cost at good landbased sites of about 4.5 Eurocents/kWh.