Weekly Climate and Energy News Roundup

The Week That Was: 2014-02-15 (February 15, 2014) Brought to You by SEPP (www.SEPP.org) The Science and Environmental Policy Project ################################################### Quote of the Week: It is impossible for a man to learn what he thinks he already knows. Epictetus [H/t Tim Ball] Number of the Week: From about 50,000 barrels per day to 1,286,000…

The Levelized Cost of Electric Generation

Guest Post by Willis Eschenbach In early 2013, the US Energy Information Agency (EIA) released their new figures for the “levelized cost” of new power plants. I just came across them, so I thought I’d pass them on. These are two years more recent than the same EIA cost estimates I discussed in 2011 here. Levelized…