Author Archive: Milad Mousavian

Energy Analyst Milad Mousavian has been a consultant and researcher in the area of energy transition and climate finance/economics. He has a Master's in Economics from the University of Melbourne and in Energy Systems Planning from the University of Tehran.

IEEFA: Gas power plants assuming a constant capacity factor are being financially overvalued

Investors beware, capacity factor trends and LCOE analysis show gas-fired power plants likely to be stranded assets into the future

24 June 2021 (IEEFA Australia): The Australian government may be relying on inaccurate financial assumptions for its gas-fired recovery as most gas- and coal-fired power plants in Australia, the UK, the U.S. and China are being operated less and less – what’s called a declining capacity factor, finds a new report by the Institute for […]