25 Sep '11, 4am

5 Ideas That Could Jumpstart Renewable Energy

5 Ideas That Could Jumpstart Renewable Energy

Lowell Ungar, senior policy analyst advocates the idea of using energy efficiency as a fuel by rationing it. The crux of the idea is that energy efficiency is the primary fuel and needs to be at the heart of our nation’s energy policy. Energy efficiency is not an ancillary source, rather the focal concept and it’s just begun being tapped by us. A variety of methods, both collective and personal can be employed to tap this efficiency in a cost effective fashion. One needs to expand their knowledge even at the trivial fronts such as which light bulb to get. Whether it’ll be possible to set up a heat pump (ground source)? Will tightening the walls at home lead to decreasing air leaking thereby resulting in lesser heating and cooling expense? To tap energy efficiency more ergonomically, one can try and coax the legislation to impose a carbon cap. Imposing a carbon cap would im...

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