The Battery Will Kill Fossil Fuels—It’s Only a Matter of Time

Tierra@_de_N@die: Some figures to show how renewable energy will beat soon fossil fuels backed by the batteries' exponential growth.

The Brattle Group has estimated that the energy commission’s recent ruling could help unleash as much as 50 gigawatts of battery-stored power into U.S. markets, enough to light up 6 million homes. Over the next five years, growth in energy storage will be “more exponential, than linear,” said Alexandra Goodson, who works for the battery maker Saft.

Source (Bloomberg): The Battery Will Kill Fossil Fuels—It’s Only a Matter of Time