Economic Bulletin of the National Mining University




Issue:2020 №1 (69)
Section:Economics of enterprise
Article language:Ukrainian
Title:Parity approach to increasing the economic efficiency of using solar energy by industrial enterpises
Author:Maksymenko T. O., Ivano-Frankivsk National Technical Oil and Gas University
Annotation:Metods. Research methodology is based on the use of systems approach that consists in complex research of development of alternative energy in Ukraine and application of parity approach for the increase of its economic efficiency. Also, during the study, a comparative analysis was applied to identify trends in changes in production and prices for solar energy both in individual countries of the world and among enterprises in the Ukrainian energy sector. Results. The article shows that the rapid development of solar energy technologies and the transition to large-scale production in recent years have led to a significant increase in the economic potential of the development of solar energy due to the rise in price of traditional energy resources. It has been demonstrated that more and more countries of the world are paying attention to the development of the solar energy industry, the goal of which is to turn solar energy into one of the essential elements of the energy balance by achieving network parity. The aim of the article is a ground of theoretical principles of increasing the economic efficiency of application of alternative energy on the industrial enterprises of Ukraine. On the basis of undertaken studies, it is set that the parity of cost of generation will assist to the increase of investments in the projects of solar rather than thermal power plants. Thus, fuel parity for many industrial enterprises gives priority of development of solar energy strategically important value. Novelty Scientific novelty consists in the research of perspectives of solar energy, and accordingly, financial viability of its application, on the basis of achievement of network parity in relation to application of solar energy for commercial and industrial consumers taking into account the dynamics of increase of price for electric power and in the context of economy development trends. Practical value. It is scientifically substantiated that application of parity approach can be used for the increase of attractiveness to the sector of solar energy of Ukraine taking into account the specifics of current legislation and structure of market of electric power. 
Keywords:Alternative energy sources, Changes, Solar energy, Network parity, Economic efficiency, Enterprise
File of the article:EV20201_077-084.pdf
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