25 Aug '12, 8pm

In a Choice Election on Energy, Voters Favoring Obama

@silvio, do you understand/agree with the true costs of renewables as explained below? Please do research it, I know its hard to trust an anonymous post online for any credibility but I truly work as a engineer for a solar company and learning more about the electrical grid has made the true costs apparent. Wind is much more practical for grid integration on a large scale because wind farms can be surrounded by anemometer sensors at the perimeter. This can tell the utility what the wind speed will be and how they should ramp up/ramp down supplemental gas turbines as a function of the wind farm output so that the supply to the grid remains stable. This is currently practiced in Texas. Also, wind turbines have rotating inertia, so loss of power is much more gradual than a solar panel that can lose 80% of its power more or less instantaneously as a result of cloud cover. Pred...

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