The 120-years clean-electricity-initiative, supported by HM Government, rapidly gained popularity around 2017 before a thorough project evaluation, due to the number of assumptions considering the value of the strike price, necessary to enable the contract for difference framework between the PLC and HMG.

During my academic studies, I analysed the risks and assumptions specific to the Swansea Bay Tidal Lagoon project, including establishing the strike price, evaluating the most optimal gearing ratio, cost of capital and net present value.


  1. Swansea Bay – Tidal Lagoon project evaluation (risk analysis, CFD, strike price calculus and recommendations)