Posts Tagged ‘clean’

Solar Prices Dropped 70%

Posted: October 2, 2015 in -
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U.S. solar power has dropped a whopping 70 percent since 2009, even as panels get smarter.

Solar Energy Sees Eye-Popping Price Drops

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In an astounding move, Toyota is allowing competitors to develop fuel cell vehicles using their patents.

Toyota frees FCV patents to open door for rivals to expand market

““We cannot create a society that fully utilizes hydrogen energy unless many companies participate in its technological development,” Toyoda told reporters on Jan. 6.'”

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Are volcanoes the energy source of the future?

Iceland continues to advance geothermal technology, seeking to export energy to Europe if things are successful.

Windmills in a row on cloudy weather

Americans Want America To Run On Solar and Wind

…So, those ignorant dipshits shilling for the nuke industry, whom I run into on message boards, represent a miniscule minority.  That’s a reason to celebrate.

Now you people need to force Washington to act on it.

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Solar and Wind Energy Start to Win on Price vs. Conventional Fuels

The New York Times:

The cost of providing electricity from wind and solar power plants has plummeted over the last five years, so much so that in some markets renewable generation is now cheaper than coal or natural gas.

So let me add: fuck you nuclear, and your malignant, cancerous apologists. Fuck you gas fracking and the outright poisoning of our vital aquifers. Fuck you oil drillers, destroying the Gulf of Mexico as if it was yours to destroy. Fuck you, fuck you, fuck you.

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While I don’t like linking to Mother Jones, with a disclaimer that they will mislead on controversial issues, this seems pretty straightforward:

Here Comes the Sun: America’s Solar Boom, in Charts

The most crucial piece of info is on this image:

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42 cents per watt

When that day comes, it’s time.

Remember Mother Jones, The Nation and a host of other so-called “progressive” and “alternative” outlets receive shady foundation funding, some of it connected to the Ford Foundation and the CIA.