Battery Storage Costs: the economics?

This model shows the full-cycle cost of storing a kWh of electricity, across ten different technologies that have been proposed to backstop renewables. The model allows you to flex input…

Labor intensity of energy?

…Oil-fired transportation is less efficient at 135 workers per TWH, rising to 730 per TWH if you include service station staff. Renewables have a jagged profile. A typical wind and…

Portfolio Construction for Energy Majors?

This data-model calculates risk-adjusted returns available for different portfolio weightings in the energy sector, as companies diversify across upstream, downstream, chemicals, corporate, renewables and CCS investments. The methodology is a…

Solar Innovation at Big Oil?

“If you invest with the same technology as everyone else, you may get the same returns as everyone else”. This adage matters for renewables, where we gather single digit IRRs…