12 Global trends in the cost of electricity, by source (2009 to 2019)

Nuclear power, once considered cheap, is now the most expensive source of electricity, while renewables are looking better and better.

Over the past 10 years, the energy landscape has changed dramatically.

The perception that renewable energy is an “unstable” and “still expensive” energy source is beginning to change significantly.

Nuclear power, once considered cheap electricity, is now the most expensive.

Worldwide, the amount of electricity generated by renewable energy is increasing, and the cost is also decreasing.