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Good News! The Truth About Renewable Energy: Inexpensive, Reliable, and Inexhaustible | Grist


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Mindy
- 785 days ago - grist.org
We've all heard the common myths about renewable energy:It's expensive; unreliable and limited. Real-world experience,however, is shattering long-held assumptions every day. Renewable energy actually REDUCES electricity prices.



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Mindy P. (16)
Tuesday May 29, 2012, 7:43 am
these findings are applicable to all continents.
1-Renewable energy actually reduces electricity prices for businesses and consumers.
2-Infrastructure to connect renewable energy is a great investment.
3-Integrating variable renewable resources is easier and cheaper than we thought.
4-The world has far more than enough renewable energy resources to meet its entire electric demand.
 

Mindy P. (16)
Tuesday May 29, 2012, 7:44 am
America has far more than enough renewable energy resources to meet its entire electric demand. World-class renewable resources from wind in the Great Plains to solar in the Southwest could power the whole country more than a dozen times over. The fuel for these power plants, wind and sunlight, are unlimited and will always be free.
 

Terry V. (30)
Tuesday May 29, 2012, 8:18 am
Very incouraging news many thanks!
 

Jason S. (57)
Tuesday May 29, 2012, 9:06 am
That good
 

John B. (215)
Tuesday May 29, 2012, 10:32 am
Read and noted. Great article full of info, thanks for posting it Mindy
 

Ben Oscarsito (353)
Tuesday May 29, 2012, 10:42 am
Thanks Mindy. I say; -SUSTAINABLE energy, what's the alternative...?
 

Brianna B. (0)
Wednesday May 30, 2012, 8:30 am
thnx
 
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