Cape Wind siting economics and cultures of the Coasts (Part 1 of 2)
When there is no wind no power is produced. When the wind blows at night, battery storage power is as primitive now as it was in 1990, with very little improvement. The Big Breakthrough in proton exchange membranes and fuel cells is still a research hypothesis ...Thus, based on economics the conclusion is that Cape Wind is a No Build project.
September 29, 2010
by Jon Anderson
For along time I began my articles with the by-line Moderate Liberal - Boston. I am not always so Moderate. I am not nearly as Liberal as I was at 20. I am a Democrat and proud of it. Poison of choice might as well favor my personal views. I am a devout, life long East Coast Intellectual schooled on private scholarships at Phillips Exeter Academy, Dartmouth College and Boston University.
Where I do stand on Wind Energy and Solar Power? Where do I stand on Cape Wind? Cape Wind is used here as an example of siting all Renewable... [continue via Web link]