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S2 Ep2 - The Future of Energy The Next Billion Seconds

Solar power cost $100 per kilowatt hour when energy futurist Ramez Naam entered the world. Last year, the UAE signed a 20-year contract for solar power at four thousandth the cost. For Ramez Naam it’s no longer a question of if renewables take over, it’s a matter of when - and the data proves it. Energy has been mixed with politics from the beginning - so over the next billion seconds, how do we talk ourselves out of our coal culture and into a sustainable future? Ramez Naam makes a convincing case for a future where we profit from the sun.

Our guest: Ramez Naam: http://rameznaam.com

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Solar power cost $100 per kilowatt hour when energy futurist Ramez Naam entered the world. Last year, the UAE signed a 20-year contract for solar power at four thousandth the cost. For Ramez Naam it’s no longer a question of if renewables take over, it’s a matter of when - and the data proves it. Energy has been mixed with politics from the beginning - so over the next billion seconds, how do we talk ourselves out of our coal culture and into a sustainable future? Ramez Naam makes a convincing case for a future where we profit from the sun.

Our guest: Ramez Naam: http://rameznaam.com

Say Hello:

Head to the website: https://nextbillionseconds.com
Find Mark Pesce at: https://twitter.com/mpesce
Follow The Show at: https://twitter.com/nextbillionsecs

Find PodcastOne Australia on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/podcastoneau
Follow PodcastOne Australia on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/podcastoneau/
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