The Formula That Will Determine Our Energy Future | Answers With Joe

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From “Joe Scott”. ( YouTube / Nebula )

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We all want cleaner, more renewable energy. But when it comes down to it, the energy of the future is going to be the cheapest energy. So in this video we compare energy production by the Levelized Cost of Energy, or LCOE – the formula that will determine our energy future.

Some of the main sources for this video include:

https://www.eia.gov/outlooks/aeo/pdf/electricity_generation.pdf

https://www.energy.gov/sites/prod/files/2015/08/f25/LCOE.pdf

https://openei.org/apps/TCDB/#blank

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A good rundown of LCOE: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gBZqQ2GCAIY
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Levelized_cost_of_energy
https://www.eia.gov/todayinenergy/detail.php?id=43895
https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/01/130117105659.htm
Matt Farrell on wind energy: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WsswrLKlinU
https://www.nrel.gov/docs/fy20osti/75284.pdf
https://www.sciencedirect.com/topics/engineering/concentrated-solar-power
https://www.smu.edu/-/media/Site/Dedman/Academics/Programs/Geothermal-Lab/Graphics/Geothermal_MapNA_7x10in.gif?la=en
https://www.iea.org/reports/ocean-power

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