26 Oct '11, 2pm

Green Blog: A Reconfigured Energy Sector: A special section explores new technologies and steep challenges benef...

In today’s special Energy section , Clifford Krauss examines the potential for exploiting a new generation of unconventional fossil fuels with the aid of new technologies. Matthew L. Wald discusses the shortfall of hoped-for jobs in the solar industry and the challenges of managing the North American power grid ; Kate Galbraith analyzes how the solar and wind sectors might fare if federal incentives expire. And Ian Austen, Claire Cain Miller and Ken Belson report on the use of robots to inspect utility lines, the shift of venture capital from clean-tech investments and the greening of the sports industry . Meanwhile, James Kanter of The International Herald Tribune is taking questions on Facebook on impediments to a low-carbon future and tweeting from the I.H.T.’s Global Clean Energy Forum in Barcelona .

Full article: http://green.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/10/26/a-reconfigured-...

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