22 Jan '13, 9pm

December 2012 Saw Record-Breaking 5.5 GW of New Wind Power in US

December 2012 Saw Record-Breaking 5.5 GW of New Wind Power in US

I've talked very often about how things can progress non-linearly. By this I mean that it's dangerous to look at the rate of change of something and to extrapolate it into the future in a straight line; some people do this and project that there will only be X electric cars or Y gigawatts of clean energy built 10 or 20 years into the future. This can be misleading because, with the right conditions, things can start moving much faster in a very short period of time. This doesn't always happens, and it can be tough to predict what those right conditions are, but when it happens, it can change everything. Just look at what happened when cell phones reached the right price and convenience and went from a toy for businessmen to something that billions of people use daily. Of course wind turbines and solar panels aren't exactly the same as cell phones, but I believe that they, ...

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Read my new post: Snapshots of December 2012

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