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The statement refers to the projected subsidy cost of wind in 2020, not the cumulative subsidy cost to 2020.
We are currently reviewing the level of support for all renewables technologies and will consult on any changes to renewables obligation (RO) bands this summer. As part of that process, we have asked our consultants Arup and Ernst & Young to provide updated assumptions on potential deployment and costs for each renewable electricity technology. The RO banding review may lead to significant changes in HMG's assessment of likely expenditure under the RO in 2020.