Supporting Solar Roads

I have been commenting on a recent article at Reneweconomy about France’s project to build some solar roads. That article is opposed to the idea. It cites many experts questioning the cost of such a project. I for one disagree. Solar needs to be built everywhere in sight, including roads. That’s especially true where I … [Read more…]

New Nuclear More Expensive Than Solar/Wind – So What?

As Cleantechnica just reported, Prognos AG has released a new study commissioned by Agora Energiewende¬†comparing the costs of new nuclear with those of a system based on solar and wind. I learned that right now the renewable option costs only about half of new nuclear. That cost advantage of renewable energy is expected to increase, … [Read more…]