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January 6 , 2013 – Vol.17 No. 43 RUST BELT BATTERIES. by Bruce Mulliken, Green Energy News If only. If only. If only intermittent renewable energies, wind and solar in particular, combined with an appropriate energy storage, were less costly, without subsidy, than fossil energy. Not only could the worst effects of global warming be avoided, but the world's power problems go away permanently. The world could have clean and sustainable power forever. Yes forever, until the Sun burns out that is. (Then it wouldn't matter much.) Fossil energy dominates the world's power grids because it is cheap and available around the clock. Wind and solar are getting less costly, almost by the day, but being available only on a part-time basis, they can't compete. To be realistic, and a little harsh, until round-the-clock renewable energy is available at a cost equal or lower than fossil en...

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