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#microgrids: Future

Jan 22 2018 02:20 PM | eds in Green Energy

Solar PV costs, . . . may not have much further to fall, but there is plenty of room, . . . to reduce costs associated with energy storage, and . . . microgrid design and control systems. Today, electricity grid regulations, . . . are among the bigges...

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Costs Of Driving #electric Vs Gasoline Vehicles?

Jan 21 2018 09:15 PM | eds in Green Energy

Cost to operate cars: . . . . . . $1,117.- Gas(twice as expensive) . . . . . . $485.- Electric (1/2 as expensive). Maintenance parts: 1-21-2018 Source: Costs of Driving #Electric VS Gasoline Vehicles?

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$13.5 Trillion #gdp: China, Hong Kong...

Jan 21 2018 08:55 PM | eds in Economy & Politics

GDP for 2017 is about: . . . . . . $19.7 trillion, USA, VS . . . . . . $13.5 trillion, China, Hong Kong & Macau. 1-21-2018 Source: $13.5 Trillion #GDP: China, Hong Kong & Macau

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#rocky Mountain Institute (Rmi) Report

Jan 20 2018 01:35 PM | eds in Economy & Politics

“Demand for electricity has become flat or declining in many places, . . . so the historical expectation that sales increase, . . . is no longer the case.” Solar photovoltaics, . . . continue to eat into the old centrally-generated electric utility bus...

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U.s. Military #microgrid

Jan 19 2018 05:30 PM | eds in Economy & Politics

Hannah Solar Government Services (HSGS) to: . . . . . . design, . . . . . . engineer, and . . . . . . construct a solar plus storage microgrid, at a . . . U.S. Army base in the Marshall Islands. The project will include: . . . . . . 8,000 ground mount...

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Car #battery Saves 66% Of Home Energy

Jan 19 2018 02:10 PM | eds in Economy & Politics

Excess energy collected via solar panels on sunny days, and . . . stored in a fridge-sized home-battery during off-peak times, could . . . charge up an electric car, and/or . . . be sold back to the grid at peak times, . . . when demand for it, is at i...

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Follow The #money: Texas Save $1.4 Billion

Jan 18 2018 01:50 PM | eds in Economy & Politics

15 Gigawatts of solar power, . . . may crop up in the Lone Star state in the coming years, and save, . . . $1.4 billion a year of summertime revenue spent on . . . peak price, fossil-fuel generators. 1-18-2018 Source: Follow the #Money: Texas s...

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Follow The #money: $6 Trillion In Assets

Jan 18 2018 01:10 PM | eds in Economy & Politics

Laurence D. Fink, (founder and CEO of BlackRock), . . . controls more than, . . . $6 trillion in assets. The chief executives of most of the major business corporations in the world, . . . received a letter from Laurence Fink, . . . telling the...

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Diy: #dome Home

Jan 18 2018 12:50 PM | eds in Economy & Politics

AirCrete, is easy to work with, . . . unlike concrete, which is hard, heavy, cold and difficult to work with. AirCrete, is: . . . . . . waterproof, . . . . . . fireproof, and . . . . . . insect proof. It offers: . . . . . . good thermal, and . . . . ....

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Small #electric Delivery Vehicles

Jan 17 2018 08:05 PM | eds in Green Energy

It is estimated that vehicles contribute more than . . . 1/2 the total carbon monoxide, and nitrogen oxide . . . that accumulates in the air. Combine that with nearly a . . . 1/4 of the entire atmospheric hydrocarbon content, . . . it is no surprise t...

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