28 Apr '14, 10pm

How Solar is Cutting Grid Costs

How Solar is Cutting Grid Costs

directs the Energy Self-Reliant States and Communities program at ILSR and he focuses on energy policy developments that best expand the benefits of local ownership and dispersed generation of renewable energy. His latest paper, Democratizing the Electricity System, describes how to blast the roadblocks to distributed renewable energy generation, and how such small-scale renewable energy projects are the key to the biggest strides in renewable energy development. Farrell also authored the landmark report Energy Self-Reliant States, which serves as the definitive energy atlas for the United States, detailing the state-by-state renewable electricity generation potential. Farrell regularly provides discussion and analysis of distributed renewable energy policy on his blog, Energy Self-Reliant States (energyselfreliantstates.org), and articles are regularly syndicated on Grist...

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How Solar Is Cutting Grid Costs

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With solar power, “we can avoid that $100 million investment in transmission lines, distribution lines, in capital infrast...

How Solar Is Cutting Grid Costs

renewableenergyworld.com 29 Apr '14, 2pm

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