A thought experiment. Renewable energy and electrified transport 2020 investment, and 5-year CAGRs: Renewables: $304B, 0.15% CAGRElectrified transport: $139B, 20.74% CAGRHow long before EVs receive more investment than renewables? 3-4
The price of lithium-ion storage batteries is down almost 90% in 10 years. We are in the age of the battery, and today's prices, volumes, and applications are just the
THREAD: Japan has some serious climate ambitions, and some even more serious zero-carbon electricity challenges. The latter are becoming existential for Japan Inc 1/ https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-12-03/japan-had-better-find-s
In 2019, something happened for only the second time in six decades: global meat production declined. In 2020, something unprecedented in six decades will happen: global meat production will decline
It was not until 1955 that the U.S. had more tractors than horses and mules working on farms. A brief thread (from this awesome paper) on what mechanization did for
It only took 65 years, but the world's pre-eminent data source for historical energy consumption has a new unit: Exajoules, not million tonnes of oil equivalent. A small thing, and
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