In this episode, we discuss...

  • Eric’s personal evolution and his entrepreneurial endeavors including General Compression 

  • Eric’s work as one of the world’s leading climate change analysts and advisors 

  • A deep dive into natural gas cavern storage 

  • How a combination of cheap gas and lack of demand for electricity nearly eliminated the wind development industry 

  • Why compressed air storage and wind energy can’t solve the global carbon emission problem 

  • System constraints Eric established while determining how to bring carbon-free electricity to the entire world and how advanced nuclear fits within those constraints 

  • Commercialization development and deployment challenges with advanced reactors 

  • The Nuclear Cost Driver Study 

  • Ways in which we can reduce the cost and time required in the construction process to increase nuclear’s scalability

Eric Ingersoll

Co-Founder, Energy Options Network

© 2019 by Titans of Nuclear. Produced by the Energy Impact Center: www.energyimpactcenter.org