The report recommends that DOE develop an accurate and actionable inventory of properties that can be leased or sold for energy development.
Though still limited to experiments in the lab, evaporation harvested power could in principle be made on demand, day or night, overcoming the intermittency problems plaguing solar and wind energy.
Recognition as a LEED Platinum facility is a testament of our efforts to become a model for energy efficiency and sustainability, and speaks to our challenge to ourselves to create a net positive impact on the planet by 2050.
If the study’s predictions are correct, the UK will soon have to import all the oil and gas it needs, researchers warn.
The collapse of electricity prices due to expansion of nonfossil energy is already happening and will continue to increase as renewable energy installations increase.
Permanent connection to the grid makes it impossible for homeowners to draw on power generated by their own renewable energy resources.