Bryndis Woods

Bryndis Woods is a researcher at the Applied Economics Clinic (AEC).

IEEFA U.S.: Investors in gas-fired projects in largest regional power system face substantial risks

Eleven PJM projects under development may fail to prove financially viable

October 5, 2020 (IEEFA) — The landscape for developers of natural gas-fired power plants in the nation’s largest regional power system has shifted dramatically over the last decade, according to a joint study by the Applied Economics Clinic and the Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis. The Pennsylvania-New Jersey-Maryland (PJM) system coordinates the flow […]

IEEFA report: Major water shortages and other stressors raise risks for India’s coal sector

Over-capacity, drought, and rising renewables increase pressure on coal-fired generators

September 4, 2019 (IEEFA) ‒ India’s coal-fired energy sector is facing increasing pressure due to generator over-capacity, water shortages and the rise of competition from low-cost renewables and hydro power, according to a report released today by the Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis (IEEFA) and the Applied Economics Clinic (AEC). The report, Risks […]