Here’s how microgrids and utilities are getting along

October 30, 2015 by  
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As the cost of solar goes down and the capacity of energy storage goes up, microgrids are challenging the traditional utility model, which some utilities see as an opportunity.

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Leave a Book on a Bench: Be Part of the Book Swap

October 3, 2011 by  
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Photo: B. Alter At a time when libraries are being closed down and the very future of the book is being questioned, let’s give a cheer for the book swap. Organized by the UK newspaper, the Guardian , think of it as a generous act of recycling. … Read the full story on TreeHugger

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What if the Coal Industry Made an Energy Drink? (Video)

October 3, 2011 by  
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While there’s really no shortage of information out there showing just how dirty, destructive, and dangerous energy derived from burning coal can be , sometimes the most effective way of getting that point across is with good ol’ fashioned satire. The folks over at the Renewable Energy Accountability Project (REAP) have put together a hilariously spot on mock-advertisement for a coal-based energy drink. Unfortunately, the similarities between this fictional beverage and the

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