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A critical step to reduce climate change

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Hydrogen is essential for sustainability

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Cost-optimal reliable power generation in a deep decarbonisation future

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Emissions impacts of future battery storage deployment on regional power systems

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Can Distributed Nuclear Power Address Energy Resilience and Energy Poverty?

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Policy Decision Support for RenewablesDeployment through Spatially ExplicitPractically Optimal Alternatives

Francesco Lombardi. 2020. Joule.

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Market Basis for Salt-Cooled Reactors: Dispatchable Heat,Hydrogen, and Electricity with Assured Peak Power Capacity

Charles W. Forsberg. 3 12 2020. Nuclear Technology.

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Impacts of Green New Deal Energy Planson Grid Stability, Costs, Jobs, Health,and Climate in 143 Countries

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Mark Z. Jacobson. 12 22 2019. In: 100% Clean, Renewable Energy and Storage for Everything.

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The health and climate impacts of carbon captureand direct air capture

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Evaluation of Coal and Natural Gas With Carbon Capture as Proposed Solutions to Global Warming ,Air Pollution, and Energy Security

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Matching demand with supply at low cost in 139 countries among 20 world regions with 100% intermittent wind, water, and sunlight (WWS) for all purposes

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Response to ‘Burden of proof: A comprehensive review of the feasibility of 100% renewable-electricity systems’

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Flexible Carbon Capture and Utilisation Technologies in Future Energy Systems and the Utilisation Pathways of Captured CO2

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Investigating the economics of the power sector under high penetration of variable renewable energies

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Pathway to 100% Renewable Electricity

Andrew Blakers. 11 2019. Journal of Photovoltaics.

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Is a 100% renewable European power system feasible by 2050?

William Zappa. 1 2019. Applied Energy.

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100% Wind, Water, & Solar Energy Can & Should Be The Goal, Costs Less

Steve Hanley. 12 22 2019. Clean Technica.

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Carbon dioxide direct air capture for effective climate change mitigation based on renewable electricity: a new type of energy system sector coupling

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European electricity sector decarbonization under different levels of foresight

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A Green New Deal: The Economic Benefits of Energy Transition

Felix Fitzroy. 2019. Substantia. An International Journal of the History of Chemistry.

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Carbon emissions and costs associated with subsidizing New Yorknuclear instead of replacing it with renewables

Felix Cebulla and Mark Z. Jacobson. 2018. Journal of Cleaner Production.

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100% Renewable energy planning with complementarity and flexibility based on a multi-objective assessment

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Can high levels of renewable energy be cost effective using battery storage? Cost of renewable energy scenarios for an isolated electric grid in Western Australia

Dean Laslett. 2020. Renewable Energy and Environmental Sustainability.

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When Science Upends Wishful Thinking: Can Renewables Alone Ensure 1.5 Degrees?

Sean Sweeney. 2019. New Labor Forum.

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Efficient pathways to reduce carbon emissions in the electric sector

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Shifting Power to Renewables Requires an Upgraded Grid

Mike Hughlett. 3 7 2020. Star Tribune.

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Falling Battery Price Transforms Economics of Green Energy

Paul Caine. 1 2 2020. Wttw.

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As battery costs plummet, lithium-ion innovation hits limits, experts say

Kip Keen. 5 14 2020. S&P Global.

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The battery decade: How energy storage could revolutionize industries in the next 10 years

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Nuclear power and the energy transition

Eugene Shwageraus. 7 28 2020. Sustainability Times.

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Every Day 10,000 People Die Due To Air Pollution From Fossil Fuels

Roger Pielke. 3 10 2020. Forbes.

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Is Solar Power More DangerousThan Nuclear?

Herbert Inhaber. New Scientist.

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Air pollution from fracking killed an estimated 20 people in Pennsylvania from 2010-2017: Study

Kristina Marusic. 6 5 2020. Environmental Health News.

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Levelized Cost of Energy and Levelized Cost of Storage 2019

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Levelized Cost and Levelized Avoided Cost of New Generation Resources in the Annual Energy Outlook 2020

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Nuclear Power is the Most Reliable Energy Source and It’s Not Even Close

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U.S. nuclear capacity factors: Resiliency and new realities

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